Rituals of purifying the dead; legend of Po Nagar
manuscripts (document genre)
Endangered Cham Manuscripts of Vietnam
The material was passed down by ancestors. Mr. Luu Sanh Thanh has inherited the whole material and kept it from Superior Priest Truong Dinh (Hoai Trung). Several materials were collected by himself.
51 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscripts, made of paper and bound into volumes with thread. The covers were made of cement paper. The front cover contain the title of the material, the inner side contain letters. The content was written with India ink on thick paper. Akhar Thrah language was used in the material.. The material is in good condition. Size (width - length): 25 x 17 cm Size (width - length): 25 x 17 cm
The material covers religion, literature theme. The content is about rituals of purifying the dead; legend of Po Nagar.
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).