Chant for expelling ghosts, divinatory chants
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.
26 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript, bound by threads, no covers, written in iron pen ink on covered paper with lines drawn across in pencil. The manuscript is layered at the middle, rolled at each corner, corners at the right are water-damaged in ink.
The topics of the manuscript are ceremonies, magic, fortune. The content is about chant for expelling ghosts, divinatory chants.
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