Amulets, chants for conscturction of house foundation, chants for relocating, wishes, health divination, purification chants for expelling demons
manuscripts (document genre)
Endangered Cham Manuscripts of Vietnam
This manuscript was written in Gru Tai Muoi (Mr. Thanh Nghiem's grandfather) and given to Mr. Nghiem in 1999.
30 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript, bound by threads, no covers, written in pen on cement paper. The manuscript is curved at its corners. The manuscript is water-damaged, yellowed, with blurred letters. The manuscript is drawn across in pencil. The manuscript has 1 blank page (page 6). Pages 1-2 are torn at the left corners. Pages 28 to 30 are written differently from the rest of the manuscript.
The topics of the manuscript are magic, ceremonies, fortune. The content is about amulets, chants for conscturction of house foundation, chants for relocating, wishes, health divination, purification chants for expelling demons.
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).