Benefits derived from making rocket flowers to worship the Triple Gem. While the Buddha was residing in the Jetavana monastery in Savatthi, the Buddha answered Sariputta Thera’s questions about the benefit of making rocket flowers to worship the Buddha, the Dhamma and the Sangha. The Buddha said that a person who was faithful to the Triple Gem and who would worship using only one rocket flower would gain merit with worldly and heavenly prosperity and successfully attain Nirvana.
Folio 8 on the verso side: In the Buddhist Era (BE) 2511, a moeng mot year, on the fourth waning day of the twelveth [lunar] month, Tuesday at 3:00 pm. novice Phaeng, Vat Muangkham had the religious faith to sponsor the making of [this manuscript entitled] Sòng Fai Dòkmai (Benefits Derived from Making Rocket Flowers) to support the Teachings of Gotama Buddha to last until the end of 5000 years. May the result of this merit support me to enter the crystal city of Nirvāna. Nirvāna is the greatest bliss.