"Shui Priest manuscripts, Duyun, Guizhou [19th century-20th century]"

This collection contains ten volumes, gathered from various sources, probably Shui priests, in Duyun, Guizhou. All are bounded manuscripts written in Chinese or Shui script, on cotton papers. These manuscripts written in Chinese and/or Shui script, are used by Shui priests in predicting fortunes.

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  • Pan Liangmin Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/10
    There are six volumes in the collection once belonging to Pan Lianming, a Shui priest in Congjiang, Guizhou. All are religious texts written in Chinese and Shui scripts in ink on cotton paper and used in various rituals by the Pan family. The original size ...
  • Pan Wenjun Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/11
    There are six volumes in the collection once belonging to Pan Wenjun, a Shui priest in Rongjiang, Guizhou. All are religious texts written in Chinese and Shui scripts in ink on cotton paper and used in various rituals by the Pan family. The original size o ...
  • Pan Jiayi Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/12
    This volume once belonged to Pan Jiayi, a Shui priest in Rongjiang, Guizhou. Althought the specific title and content is unknown, it is assumed to be used in areligious context. It has not been recorded or published before. ...
  • Shi Wenfeng Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/13
    There are four volumes in the collection once belonging to Shi Wenfeng, a Shui priest in Rongjiang, Guizhou. All are religious texts written in Chinese and Shui scripts in ink on cotton paper and used in various rituals by the Shi family. The original size ...
  • Wei Tianhui Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/14
    There are more than twenty volumes, some seriously damaged, in the collection of Mr. Wei Tianhui, a Shui priest in Rongjiang, Guizhou. All manuscripts are used in religious practice. None has been recorded or published before. ...
  • Wei Guizhou Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/15
    There are five volume in this collection, previously belonging to a Shui priest, Wei Guoshun, in Rongjiang, Guizhou. All manuscripts are written in Chinese and/or Shui script and used for ritual purpose. The entire collection has never been recorded or pub ...
  • Wei Kehuai Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/16
    The manuscript is a religious text written in Chinese and Shui scripts in ink on cotton paper, from Leishan, Guizhou. It served as a reference in prediction and divination for all purposes. It has not been recorded or published before. ...
  • Wei Tianyi Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/17
    There are fifteen volumes in the collection once belonging to Wei Tianyi, a Shui priest in Rongjiang, Guizhou. All are religious texts written in Chinese and Shui scripts in ink on cotton paper and used in various rituals by the Wei family. The original si ...
  • "Manuscript from Leishan, Guizhou"

    Collection Ref: EAP460/18
    The manuscript is a religious text written in Chinese in ink on cotton paper, from Leishan, Guizhou. It looks like a Shui edition of a Chinese almanac. It served as a reference in prediction and divination for all purposes. It has not been recorded or publ ...
  • Pan Xueyi Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP460/19
    There are two volumes in the collection once belonging to Pan Xueyi, a Shui priest in Rongjiang, Guizhou. All are religious texts written in Chinese and Shui scripts in ink on cotton paper and used in various rituals by the Pan family. The original size of ...
  • Zheng qi xiong xing [20th century]

    File Ref: EAP460/1/1
    A book on predicting mis-fortunes. Extent of original material: 1 volume containing 144 pages. Physical condition of original material: Manuscript written in ink, on cotton paper and bound. ...
  • Jin mu shui huo tu [19th century]

    File Ref: EAP460/1/2
    A general almanac. Extent of original material: 1 volume containing 54 pages. Physical condition of original material: Manuscript written in ink, on cotton paper and bound. ...
  • Jia si ding han ren xu gui [19th century]

    File Ref: EAP460/1/3
    A general almanac. Extent of original material: 1 volume containing 16 pages. Physical condition of original material: Manuscript written in ink, on cotton paper and bound. ...
  • Unnamed [19th century]

    File Ref: EAP460/1/4
    Unknown content. Extent of original material: 1 volume containing 32 pages. Physical condition of original material: Manuscript written in ink, on cotton paper and bound. ...
  • Chu xue (?) [20th century]

    File Ref: EAP460/1/5
    An introduction for pupil priests. Extent of original material: 1 volume containing 14 pages. Physical condition of original material: Manuscript written in ink, on cotton paper and bound. ...