Treatises on tigers, chants to expel ghosts, treatises on karma, instructions on proper mourning, gift-giving
manuscripts (document genre)
This manuscript was written by Mr. Thanh Kim Long (uncle of Mr. Duong Diep's wife) in 1994 and given to Mr. Duong Diep.
58 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript, bound by threads, covered in hard paper, written in Cham traditional ink on cement paper. The manuscript has lines drawn in pencil. Certain pages are in Akhar Bini (from page 31 to page 35, from page 46 to page 47, from page 49 to page 53). Pages 33 and 34 are written in pen. The manuscript has one blank page (page 54).
The topics of this manuscript are religion, magic, rituals. The content is about treatises on tigers, chants to expel ghosts, treatises on karma, instructions on proper mourning, gift-giving.
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).