Several of them have been published by a great Assamese scholar, Surya Deodhai Assam buranji, with several shorter chronicles. Ahom Buranji.. Assam Buranji.•. Assam Buranji. ••. Assam Buranji.. Assam Buranji.. Asam Buranji (S.M). Assam Buranji.. Asamar Padya Buranji.. Annals of . Results 1 – of Asama burañjī. Assam buranji; or, A history of Assam from the commencement of the Ahom rule to the British occupation of Assam in

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And not only that Views Read Edit View history. After this war is over, which resulted in the inlcusion of the Sutiya kingdom to the Ahom kingdom, the Ahoms acquired a lot of things from the Sutiyas. Such as Assamese historical literature Assam buranji Kamrupar buranji Report on the work of the DHAS Deodhai Assam buranji, with several shorter chronicles Tungkhungkia buranji Kachari buranji Tripura buranji Most of these editions have been printed again and again, thanks to DHAS.

Assam Buranji Or History Of Assam

Hope people who stumble upon here may find these interesting. They were written in “simple, lucid and unambiguous but expressive language with utmost brevity and least exaggeration. But very few of these Assamese texts have been translated into another language. The biggest hiloi he carried sasam had the charge weighing 3 Maunds.

Or may be my upbringing. About Me Madhurjya I leave this for others to find out Suryya Kumar Bhuyan’s histories in twentieth-century Assam”. Literally, Buranji means “a store that teaches the ignorant” in the Ahom language: The battle of Panipath between Babar’s and Ibrahim Lodhi’s forces is said to be the first battle where big guns were used.


Amarin Printing and Publishing Ltd. Because of the proximity to China where gunpowder was discovered and the fact that many tribes themselves migrated from the east, this region gained the knowledge of making gunpowder very early compared to many other parts of India. In fact, this was the one of the largest classes of big guns which were produced in this part of the country. But there is nothing lacking in interest. The Buranjis not only describe the Ahom kingdom, but also the neighbours ChutiyaKachari and Tripura Buranjis and those with whom the Ahom kingdom had diplomatic and military contacts Padshah Buranji.

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Gean Baptista Tavernier says about the Ahoms that “It is believed that it is the same people who, in ancient time, first discovered gun-powder and guns, which passed from Assam to Pegu, and Pegu to China; this is the reason why the discovery is generally ascribed to the Chinese”. Thursday 12 Juneby F. Moreover he took jomburs, Ramchangis, Hatnoliya bonduk smaller guns shields. I should also mention here that some local history books say about Chaolung Siukapha carrying guns with him when he entered Assam from east, that was in AD.

Inscriptions on rock or on copper plates 2. Assamese sources are more numerous and easier to find. September Learn how and when to remove this template message. Experts kept on writing it, priest went on reciting formulas for rituals, but in everyday life the language was dead: There were two kinds of Buranjis: However, he often precisely indicated his sources, as far as it was possible in his time remember he was the first to collect manuscripts and name them ; and he also cleverly summed up the matters.


Posted by Madhurjya at Therefore, after the 17th century, historical narratives are written in Assamese language and Assamese script. Barua, B K One I saw was only 1 inch in diameter and the one I have with me at home is nearly 3 inches in diameter! By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. After six months they are taken to some othar place. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

Buranji is the synonym for history in Assamese. Mithaholong is one of the five different classes of big guns made in Assam. Struggling to be Tai-Ahom in India. For a long time they gave a political stability to the kingdom and successfully checked the eastward expansion of the Mughals.

The technique used to prepare gun-powder is now lost forever. The other types are Biyagom bortop, Hatimuriya bortop, Tubukee bortop and Baghmora bortop. Where appropriate, incorporate items into the main body of the article. Images below show S. I have few other blogs.

I have already mentioned that Mithaholong type of guns were the biggest class of bortops prepared in the Ahom kingdom. This choice had two consequences.

Retrieved from ” https: These documents reveal chronology of events, language, culture, society and the inner workings of the state machinery of the kingdom. So these types of guns were fired by the hiloidaris gunners hiding in a trench nearby.

Some of these Assamese chronicles, in full, in parts or in anthologies were published by Bhuyan.