Instructions for calculating and observing dates and for conducting ceremonies
manuscripts (document genre)
Endangered Cham Manuscripts of Vietnam
The material used to belong to Maduen Gru Dong Muon (born in 1956). After his death 36 years ago, it was handed down to his daughter named Dong Thi Di. At present, all the material has been given to Pasaih Dong Van Troi, who is Mrs. Dong Thi Di's son.
246 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscripts, bound into volumes with thread, the cover is made of stiff paper, the inner sides of the covers are drawn with pictures. The contents were written with ballpoint pen on plain paper, using Akhar Thrah. Contents in page 1 to 9 were written horizontally while the remainings vertically. The material is in good condition. Size (width - length), 13 x 10 cm
This material covers religious and calendar theme. The content is about instructions for calculating and observing dates and for conducting ceremonies.
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).