This article analyzes the transmission and adap tation of the Chinese sectarian religion in Vietnam, focusing on thecollection of scrip tures in the Institute of Han2Nom Studies. The author identifies in the collection original Xian-tia-dao scrip tures which were circulating among the Guangdong and Fujian immigrants and various versions of Vietnam adaptation which were circulating among Vietnameseps religionists, social reformers and nationalists in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
WU Nei-Fang-Si,LIU Ye-Hua. Transmission of the Chinese Sectarian Religion and its Vietnam Adaptation:An Introduction of the Scriptures of the Institute of Han-Nom Studies of Vietnam[J]. Studies in Qing History, 2010, 0(1): 12-19.