Chants for shamanic rituals, the way to prepare a corpse, protection from disaster
manuscripts (document genre)
Endangered Cham Manuscripts of Vietnam
This manuscript was written by Mr. Luong Dai Ve's grandfather (whose name is forgotten). After he died, he bequeathed it to Mr. Luong Mat (Mr.Ve's father). After that, he gave to Mr. Ve in 1975 when Mr. Ve was at Gru urang.
20 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript, bound by threads, no covers, written in Chinese ink on double "Đại" paper. The manuscript is water-damaged, old.
The topics of the manuscript are rituals, religion, magic. The content is about chants for shamanic rituals, the way to prepare a corpse, protection from disaster.
Digitization of this manuscript was funded by the British Libaries' Endangered Archives Programme through the project, Digitisation of the Endangered Cham Manuscripts of Vietnam (no. EAP698).
Viet Nam (nation)Tỉnh Ninh Thuận (province)
VietnamNinh Hải (Vietnam : District)
ritualsreligionmagicVietnamViet Nam (nation)Tỉnh Ninh Thuận (province)Ninh Hải (Vietnam : District)Xuan Hai wardPhuoc Nhon village