Chanting to expel ghosts, ways to expel demons
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.
46 unnumbered pages
Cham manuscript, bound by threads, no covers, written in Chinese ink on printed paper. The entire manuscript is creased, rolled and torn. Pages 1-2, 3-4 are torn from the manuscript, page 33 is written sideways. Pages 38 to 43 written reverse of the rest of the manuscript.
The topics of this manuscript are ceremony, magic. The content is about chanting to expel ghosts, ways to expel demons.
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