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[Phra Mālai] [manuscript]
[พระมาลัย] [manuscript]
Bib ID 4365196
Format ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description [S.l. : s.n., 18--] 
[28 pages] : col. ill. ; 53 x ca. 2400 cm. folded to 14 x 53 cm. 
Summary

Buddhist concept of heaven and hell, retelling in verse. This illuminated 19th century Thai manuscript tells the story of the Buddhist saint Phra Malai. Tales of Phra Malai's journeys to heaven and hell preached Buddhism in an accessible way and remain popular in Thailand and Southeast Asia to this day.

Notes

Titles devised by cataloguer for access.

Concertina folded. Each fold measured 14 x 53 cm.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-48911800

Thai in Khmer script.

Subjects Heaven -- Buddhism.  |  Hell -- Buddhism.  |  Buddhist sermons, Thai.
Also Titled

Samutkhō̜i Phra Mālai

Phra Mālai Samutkhō̜i

Phra Malai manuscript

18th century Phra Malai manuscript

สมุดข่อยพระมาลัย

Exhibited Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, May, 2012- November, 2012 
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300 |a[28 pages] :|bcol. ill. ;|c53 x ca. 2400 cm. folded to 14 x 53 cm.
500 |aTitles devised by cataloguer for access.
500 |aConcertina folded. Each fold measured 14 x 53 cm.
520 |aBuddhist concept of heaven and hell, retelling in verse. This illuminated 19th century Thai manuscript tells the story of the Buddhist saint Phra Malai. Tales of Phra Malai's journeys to heaven and hell preached Buddhism in an accessible way and remain popular in Thailand and Southeast Asia to this day.
530 |aAlso available online|uhttp://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-48911800
546 |aThai in Khmer script.
585 |aExhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, May, 2012- November, 2012|5AuCNL
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