Bible used for expelling demons and others, techniques to expel difficult demons, extreme purifcation rites
manuscripts (document genre)
This manuscript had belonged to Mr. Lik Phaok Tao (brother of Mrs. Dao Thi Luoi). In 1994, Mr. Lik Phaok Tao died, and this manuscript was bequeathed to Mrs. Dao Thi Luoi.
24 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript is bound by threads, no covers, written in Chinese ink on double printed paper. The entire manuscript is creased, frayed, creased margin on the left, rolled at each corner. Pages 1 - 2 are torn from outside margins to center pages, pages 3 to 18 and pages 23 - 24 are torn at the center. Writing is light on page 24 in comparison to the rest of the manuscript.
The topics of the manuscript are ceremony and magic. The content is about Bible used for expelling demons and others, techniques to expel difficult demons, extreme purifcation rites.
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 ceremoniesMagic