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The bell at Yer pa
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1. Content : Bell inscriptions - The bell at Yer pa

2. Note : The complete text originally consisted of 10 lines in four panels (3 lines on each of the first three panels and one line on the fourth panel). The text of panels 1-3 are based on the readings of Li and Coblin (1987). The text of panel 4 is edited based on the photograph in Harrer (1953).
[location] Brag Yer pa, 24 kilometers northeast of Lhasa.
[date] ?
[condition] lost.
[images] Harrer (1953: 65): lines 4-(5), Pitt Rivers Museum and the British Museum (Web: plate 2001.59.2.44.1): illegible, (plate 2001.59.2.47.1): illegible.

3. References :

Richardson (1954: 166-167) [I.Translit., I.Trans.], Wang (1982: 197-198) [I.Translit., I.Trans.], Richardson (1985: 144-147) [I.Translit., I.Trans.], Bsod nams skyid (1984: 127-128) [I.Translit., I.Trans.], Richardson (1985: 144-147) [I.Translit., I.Trans.], Li and Coblin (1987: 347-352) [I.Translit., I.Trans.], Bsod nams (1991) [I.Trans.], Chen and Wang (2003: 94-95, 100) [I.Translit., I.Trans.].

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(1) rgyal ba rnams kyI dam pa'i chos 'dzIn cIng / pyang
(2) cub spyod pa kun tu snang bar byed / bzang po spyod pa
(3) rnam par sbyang ba yang / / ma 'ongs bskal pa kun tu
(4) spyad par bgyI