Collection items

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  • Atthakatha

    Manuscript

    Sinhalese manuscript containing bi-lingual Aṭṭhakathā (commentaries), which also includes a translation in Sinhalese lan...

  • Collection of rules for Buddhist monks

    Manuscript

    This palm leaf manuscript contains Bhikkhu Patimokkha and Bhikkhuni Patimokkha (rules to be obeyed in communities of mon...

  • Collection of rules for Buddhist nuns

    Manuscript

    This Pāli text, inscribed on lacquered and gilded palm leaf, contains a list of rules for the disciplines of monks and n...

  • Extracts from the Tipitaka

    Paper folding book, Manuscript

    An 19th-century funeral or commemoration book. About the manuscript This Thai folding book (samut khoi) made from mul...

  • Mahabuddhaguna and other Buddhist texts

    Paper folding book, Manuscript

    An 18th-century manuscript from Thailand, outlining the virtues of the Buddha. The manuscript The manuscript from centr...

  • Phra Malai and Abhidhamma extracts

    Manuscript

    Extracts from the Abhidhamma and the legend of Phra Mālai in Thai language in Khmer script. The manuscript This manuscri...

  • Thai folding book

    Paper folding book

    This 19th-century folding book is written in the Cambodian Khmer script that was used in central Thailand for Buddhist s...

  • The First Sermon

    Manuscript

    A Burmese manuscript of Dhammacakkappattana Sutta in Pāli (Burmese script). What is the manuscript like? This manuscrip...

  • Yogavacara manual (fragment)

    Manuscript

    This manuscript fragment is part of a rare Yōgavacara meditation manual found in the Theravāda tradition. It sets out th...