Archival records from Documenting, conserving and archiving the Tai Ahom manuscripts of Assam (EAP373)

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  • Manuscript [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/1
    It is a prayer manuscript. In image 0001.tiff, it is written as a ghukha puthi. ...
  • Naam Ghukha [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/2
    It is Vaishnav Assamese manuscript more known as the Naam Ghukha in Assamese. It contains prayers written by Madhab Dev alluding to Lord Vishnu. ...
  • Syamontokmoni Haran [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/3
    It contains a story of Lord Krishna which is about he regains the stolen Syamontokmoni(a precious jewel). ...
  • MahabharataStory [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/4
    It is a story from the Mahabharata. It is about how the pandavas in their exile in the forest encounter a huge python. The python asks them four questions and threatens to swallow them if they fail to answer correctly. ...
  • Ban Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/5
    The content of the manuscript from folio 3(r) to 11(v) fortells about illnesses and causes of death of a person based on the birthday of a person. Further, from folio 13(r) to 16(v) contains list of Ahom kings and their ruling period in a chronological ord ...
  • Ban Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/6
    It is a fortune telling manuscript. It was used to forecast good or bad happenings of any event, to select days that would be good for conducting marriage ceremonies, building houses, death anniversaries or to forecast the fortune of any person calculating ...
  • Ban Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/7
    It is a fortune telling manuscript. It was used to forecast good or bad happenings of any event, to select days that would be good for conducting marriage ceremonies, building houses, death anniversaries or to forecast the fortune of any person calculating ...
  • Ban Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/8
    It is a fortune telling manuscript. It was used to forecast good or bad happenings of any event, to select days that would be good for conducting marriage ceremonies, building houses, death anniversaries or to forecast the fortune of any person calculating ...
  • Deo Buranji [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/9
    The text in this manuscript is about calling different Gods including Lengdon to come to the place of worship to accept the offerings made to them. The different Gods mentioned here are Lengdon and his sons, God of rain, God of thunder, God of snow, God of ...
  • Du Kai Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/10
    This is a fortune telling manuscript. There are images of pairs of chicken legs with thin bamboo sticks attached to them. And depending on these images, the placement of the bamboo sticks, fortune telling and procastination of any kind of good or bad happe ...
  • Dam Phi Ram [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/11
    This manuscript contains the prayers offered to the household deities i.e., the forefathers of the family. The very first line of the the first folio begins by alluding to the forefathers of the family.It is said the soul of the dead has flew like dove and ...
  • Folding Manuscript [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/12
    This manuscript contains information on the outcomes of various happenings. For instance, If there is lightening without rain and wind it may be good for the people and there might be war in the country. ...
  • Phe Lung Phe Ban [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/13
    This manuscript contains information on the outcomes of various happenings. ...
  • Folding Manuscript [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/14
    This manuscript contains information on the outcomes of various happenings. ...
  • Folding Manuscript [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/4/15
    This manuscript is about calling back the spirit which might have gone away due to some kind of fear. ...