Herbal concoctions for house washing, the art of protecting oneself, chants for purifying termitaries
manuscripts (document genre)
This manuscript was written by Mr. Luong Dai Ve's grandfather (whose name is forgotten). After he died, he bequeathed it to Mr. Luong Mat (Mr.Ve's father). After that, he gave to Mr. Ve in 1975 when Mr. Ve was at Gru urang.
42 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript, bound by threads, no covers, written in Chinese on double "Đại" paper. The status of the manuscript is good. Page 1 is torn and creased. Certain pages (35-36 and 37-38) are smaller than the others.
The topics of this manuscript are ritual and magic. The content is about herbal concoctions for house washing, the art of protecting oneself, chants for purifying termitaries.
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).
Viet Nam (nation)Tỉnh Ninh Thuận (province)
VietnamNinh Hải (Vietnam : District)
RitualsMagicVietnamViet Nam (nation)Tỉnh Ninh Thuận (province)Ninh Hải (Vietnam : District)Xuan Hai wardPhuoc Nhon village