Chanting for purification, chanting when sitting on the mat, rituals when worshipping Rija, songs about God Thuer rang, instructions for drummers
manuscripts (document genre)
This manuscript was bequeathed to Mrs. Bah Muk (mother of Mrs. Su) by Mr. Maduen Cet (grandfather of Mrs. Dao Thi Su) in 1978. In 2003, when Mrs. Bah Muk died, this manuscript was bequeathed to Mrs. Su.
16 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript, bound by threads, no covers, written in hair pencil and pencil on carton paper. Akhar Thrah. The threads are loose from some of the paper, but still bound. The manuscript is drawn across in pencil. The whole manuscript is torn at the left. The first page is written in hair pencil. Written in pencil and words are unclear from page 2 to 16.
The topics of the manuscript are ceremonies, religion, music. The content is about chanting for purification, chanting when sitting on the mat, rituals when worshipping Rija, songs about God Thuer rang, instructions for drummers.
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).
Rites and ceremoniesReligionmusic