Archival records from Digitising 19th and early 20th century Buddhist manuscripts from Dambadarjaa Monastery (EAP529)

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  • Dambadarjaa Monastery Collection of Buddhist Manuscripts

    Collection Ref: EAP529/1
    The Collection contains digitized copies of 51 manuscripts from the Dambadarjaa Monastery. The texts in the manuscripts cover a range of topics including medicine, education, wisdom, local and epic history and folklore. Others provide spiritual advice or i ...
  • The Story of 64 magicians

    File Ref: EAP529/1/1
    Epic history describing 64 magic and notorious monks who shaped the way of thinking and behaviour of people in their daily life and meditation. The manuscript was believed to be widespread across Mongolian monasteries and was used for teaching history to c ...
  • Pray for medical healing

    File Ref: EAP529/1/2
    A short type of a variety of handwritten medicine manuscript, allegedly written in the Dambadarjaa monastery. The manuscript deals with calming and softening of one's mood to alleviate pain and suffering of the body. ...
  • Chant text for medicine

    File Ref: EAP529/1/3
    Text used by lamas to chant for those who were in need of preventing illness and getting rid off infection. The text was possibly completed by a Dambadarjaa monastery lama or student. ...
  • Text for medical healing

    File Ref: EAP529/1/4
    An extended version of a variety of medical manuscripts which deal with relieving one's suffering due to illness and injury. The text was believed to be read and chanted by a lama for those who fell ill and were in need of body and spiritual healing. ...
  • Sutra for healing some illness

    File Ref: EAP529/1/5
    A medicine sutra guidebook for healing some types of illness. The book contains both spiritual and healing methods, with traditional medicine to be involved, to soften and eradicate some illness and disease. ...
  • Badamgarav bumsan

    File Ref: EAP529/1/6
    One of the best known texts among believers which was taken to eradicate 1,000 different BUZAR or sins, dirty affairs and vile acts. Once read accompanied by related rituals, he or she was believed to have become rehabilitated with high spirituality and a ...
  • Jadamba sutra

    File Ref: EAP529/1/7
    A concise history of the teachings of Buddha which was and still is popular across Mongolian monasteries. The manuscript was considered to have been copied from generation to generation to become one of the most widespread Buddhist manuscripts in Mongolia. ...
  • Dorjzoduba sutra

    File Ref: EAP529/1/8
    The text was and still is read mostly during a funeral process for a deceased to have him/her taken care of by Buddha in the afterlife and for sending the spirit to the heaven. The text is also read for those who have frequent bad dreams and feelings. ...
  • Dorjzodba sutra

    File Ref: EAP529/1/9
    The text was and still is read mostly during a funeral process for a deceased to have him/her taken care of by Buddha in the afterlife and for sending the spirit to the heaven. The text is also read for those who have frequent bad dreams and feelings. ...
  • Mongolian Dorjzodba sutra

    File Ref: EAP529/1/10
    A Mongolian text of one of the best known and widespread manuscripts. The text was and still is read mostly during a funeral process for a deceased to have him/her taken care of by Buddha in the afterlife and for sending the spirit to the heaven. The text ...
  • Praying text for Dorjzoduv

    File Ref: EAP529/1/11
    The text was and still is read mostly during a funeral process for a deceased to have him/her taken care of by Buddha in the afterlife and for sending the spirit to the heaven. The text is also read for those who have frequent bad dreams and feelings. Both ...
  • Dorjzoduba sutra

    File Ref: EAP529/1/12
    It is believed that this particular manuscript has been created in different styles and copied down for centuries in extended, medium and short versions. The title was and is well known among believers as it is on the list of most wanted texts by both beli ...
  • Dorjzoduba sutra

    File Ref: EAP529/1/13
    A medium version of the well known title. The text was and still is ordered to be read during a funeral process for a deceased to have him/her ascend to the heaven and taken care of Buddha afterlife. It is also read for those who suffer from bad dreams and ...
  • Dunjig sutra

    File Ref: EAP529/1/14
    One of the well known prayer texts in former and modern day Mongolia which serves to alleviate wrongdoings, sins and sufferings. It is believed that there are 40 different types of wrongdoings that one can be involved in. The text prevents one from being i ...