Archival records from Locating and identifying Lepcha manuscripts as a first step towards their preservation (EAP281)

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  • Lâzóng [25 June 1948]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/11
    Lâzóng, book on the Lepcha alphabet: lâzóng. 206×107 mm; 94 pages; handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, stitched with blue cord; handmade paper; black ink; scribe N.S. Kárthák (which is possibly the same as Núrshíng Kárthák, i.e. Núrshíng Lepcha, as some ...
  • Astrology [15 June 1963]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/12
    Astrology: hlámo gyá sá tsu and parkhó sá tsu. 225×102 mm; 47 pages; handmade, oblong bookform, stitched, brown paper cover; machinemade paper; black and red ink, notes in black ink and pencil; scribe Núrshing Lepcha, p. 41 ms signed Núrshíng Lepcha; condi ...
  • Legend of the goddess Nángse rummít nángse sá námthár [1919]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/13
    The legend of the goddess Nángse rummít nángse sá námthár. 283×100 mm; 230 pages plus one loose page attached; ms handmade, oblong bookform, three quires and cover, of beige cloth stitched; machinemade paper; black, blue, purple and red ink; scribe Núrshín ...
  • Astrology

    File Ref: EAP281/1/14
    Astrology: khyenrúng díng ngá sá tsu kyón sá cho. 227×111 mm; 38 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire and brown paper cover, stitched, small pouch of red cloth (filled with dried peas) attached to stitching as paperweight for ms; handmade paper; ...
  • "Religious text, possibly 'The learned master Bírútsáná'"

    File Ref: EAP281/1/15
    Religious text, possibly The learned master Bírútsáná: lopân bírútsáná sá sung. 190×117 mm; 75 pages, but some pages torn; handmade, oblong bookform, no cover, one quire, stitched; handmade paper; black and purple ink; scribe and date unknown; condition po ...
  • Astrology

    File Ref: EAP281/1/16
    Astrology: kyâr ngâk shang sá tsu. 183×124 mm; 24 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, stitched, cover, opening and closing pages missing; handmade paper; black ink; scribe and date unknown; condition reasonable to poor, ms incomplete, pages dam ...
  • Astrology

    File Ref: EAP281/1/17
    Astrology: sherbá ngâkshang sá tsu, lóm zá ngâk shang sá cho. 208×54 mm; 27 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, stitched, cover pasted on rest of ms, cover consists of sheet of machinemade paper with printed text in Hindia and English, Civil Pr ...
  • The legendary origin of tobacco [1 November 1911]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/18
    The legendary origin of Tobacco: tangku námthár and The story of the learned master Birútsáná: lopân bírútsáná sá sung. 340×115 mm; 132 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire and cover, stitched; handmade paper; black and red ink; scribe Tshángdo T ...
  • Wedding astrology: bri sá tsu

    File Ref: EAP281/1/19
    Wedding astrology: bri sá tsu. 324×140 mm; 76 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, cover missing, two quires, stitched; black ink, corrections in blue and red ink; scribe and date unknown; condition reasonable, possibly incomplete, water and ink stains, so ...
  • The legend of the Goddess Queen: rum pundi sá námthár [1894-1895]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/20
    The legend of the Goddess Queen: rum pundi sá námthár.338×143 mm; 170 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, four quires and brown paper cover, stitched, whole ms wrapped in loose dark green cotton scarf; handmade paper; black ink; scribe Nákphye Lepcha, p. ...
  • The legend of Trimík kunden [1 April 1934]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/21
    The legend of Trimík kunden: trimík kundyen. 360-363×172 mm; 126 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire and hard cover, stitched, cover of paper and brown cloth, cover flap wraps around ms and can be tightened with string; handmade paper; black ink ...
  • "Various religious texts, possibly The story of Lord tashe: tashe sung...

    File Ref: EAP281/1/22
    Various religious texts, possibly The story of Lord tashe: tashe sung and The story of Priestress Nyolik Nyosong: nyolik nyosung mun sá sung. 342×215 mm; 192 pages; ms not bound, consists of loose sheets in machinemade folder; machinemade paper; black, pur ...
  • "The story of lord Tashe: tashe sung, Celebratory song: ?ápryá vâm,;...

    File Ref: EAP281/1/23
    The story of lord Tashe: tashe sung, Celebratory song: ?ápryá vâm, Worship of Ekádoshí: ?ekádoshi sá munlóm, The story of the king of death: rúkáng pano sá sung. 210×140 mm; 227 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, stapled, taped, and stitched, cover of co ...
  • "Astrology: párkhó sá tsu, lavo munzun sa chotsu, lótnót ká lómbá ngu...

    File Ref: EAP281/2/1
    Astrology: párkhó sá tsu, lavo munzun sa chotsu, lótnót ká lómbá ngu sóng sa plíng ríl sá tsu. 280×84 mm; 63 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire with paper cover, stitched; handmade paper; black red and purple ink, blue pencil; scribe and date u ...
  • "The story of Lord Tashe, tashe sung"

    File Ref: EAP281/2/2
    The story of Lord Tashe: tashe sung. 190×95 mm; 33 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, stitched; machinemade paper; black ink; scribe and date unknown; condition reasonable, rust, ink and dirt stains, some pages slightly torn; p. 32 notes in Le ...