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Champa
Champa
(Vietnamese: Chăm Pa) was a collection of independent Cham polities that extended across the coast of what is today central and southern Vietnam
Vietnam
from approximately the 2nd century AD before being absorbed and annexed by Vietnamese Emperor Minh Mạng
Minh Mạng
in AD 1832.[1] The kingdom was known variously as nagara Campa (Sanskrit: नगरः चम्पः; Khmer: ចាម្ប៉ា) in the Chamic and Cambodian inscriptions, Chăm Pa in Vietnamese (Chiêm Thành in Sino-Vietnamese vocabulary) and 占城 (Zhànchéng) in Chinese records. The Chams
Chams
of modern Vietnam
Vietnam
and Cambodia
Cambodia
are the remnants of this former kingdom. They speak Chamic languages, a subfamily of Malayo-Polynesian closely related to the Malayic and Bali–Sasak languages. Champa
Champa
was preceded in the region by a kingdom called Linyi (林邑, Lim Ip in Middle Chinese), or Lâm Ấp (Vietnamese), that was in existence since AD 192; although the historical relationship between Linyi and Champa
Champa
is not clear. Champa
Champa
reached its apogee in the 9th and 10th centuries AD. Thereafter, it began a gradual decline under pressure from Đại Việt, the Vietnamese polity centered in the region of modern Hanoi. In 1832, the Vietnamese emperor Minh Mạng annexed the remaining Cham territories. Hinduism, adopted from India
India
since early in its history, shaped the art and culture of the Champa
Champa
kingdom for centuries, as testified by the many Cham Hindu
Hindu
statues and red brick temples that dotted the landscape in Cham lands. Mỹ Sơn, a former religious center, and Hội An, one of Champa's main port cities, are now World Heritage Sites. Today, some Cham people
Cham people
adhere to the Islamic faith, a conversion which began in the 15th century AD; they are called Bani Cham. There are, however, Balamon Cham (from Sanskrit: Brahman) who still retain and preserve their Hindu
Hindu
faith, rituals, and festivals. The Balamon Cham are one of only two surviving non-Indic indigenous Hindu
Hindu
peoples in the world, with a culture dating back thousands of years. The other is the Hindu
Hindu
Balinese of Indonesia.[1]

Contents

1 Overview

1.1 Geography of historical Champa 1.2 Historiography

1.2.1 Sources 1.2.2 Overarching theories

1.3 Sources of foreign cultural influence

2 History

2.1 Formation and growth 2.2 Decline

3 Religion

3.1 Hinduism
Hinduism
and Buddhism 3.2 Islam

4 Economy 5 Archaeological remains

5.1 Religious 5.2 Defended centers 5.3 Museums

6 See also 7 References

7.1 Citations 7.2 Sources

8 External links

Overview[edit] Geography of historical Champa[edit] Between the 2nd and the 15th centuries AD, Champa
Champa
at times included the modern provinces of Quảng Nam, Quảng Ngãi, Bình Định, Phú Yên, Khánh Hòa, Ninh Thuận, and Bình Thuận. Though Cham territory included the mountainous zones west of the coastal plain and (at times) extended into present-day Laos, for the most part, the Cham remained a seafaring people dedicated to trade, and maintained few settlements of any size away from the coast. Historical Champa
Champa
consisted of up to five principalities:

Indrapura ("City of Indra") was the capital of Champa
Champa
from about AD 875 to about AD 1000. It was located at the site of the modern village of Dong Duong, near the modern city of Da Nang. Also found in the region of Da Nang
Da Nang
is the ancient Cham city of Singhapura ("City of the Lion"), the location of which has been identified with an archaeological site in the modern village of Trà Kiệu, and the valley of Mỹ Sơn,[2] where a number of ruined temples and towers can still be seen. The associated port was at modern Hội An. The territory once controlled by this principality included present-day Quảng Bình, Quảng Trị, and Thừa Thiên–Huế provinces. Amaravati was located in present-day Quảng Nam Province. The earliest mention of Amaravati is from an AD 1160 inscription at Po Nagar.[3]:211–318

Depiction of fighting Cham naval soldier against the Khmer, stone relief at the Bayon

Closeup of the inscription in Cham script
Cham script
on the Po Nagar
Po Nagar
stele, 965. The stele describes feats by the Champa
Champa
kings.

Vijaya was located in present-day Bình Định Province. Early mention is made of Vijaya in an AD1160 inscription at Po Nagar.[3]:318 The capital has been identified with the archaeological site at Cha Ban. The associated port was at present-day Qui Nhơn. Important excavations have also been conducted at nearby Thap Mam, which may have been a religious and cultural centre. Vijaya became the political and cultural centre of Champa
Champa
around AD 1000, when the northern capital of Indrapura was abandoned due to pressure from the Viet. It remained the centre of Champa
Champa
until AD 1471, when it was sacked by the Viet and the centre of Champa
Champa
was again displaced toward the south. In its time, the principality of Vijaya controlled much of present-day Quang-Nam, Quang-Ngai, Bình Định, and Phú Yên Provinces. Kauthara
Kauthara
was located in the area of modern Nha Trang
Nha Trang
in Khánh Hòa Province. Its religious and cultural centre was the temple of Po Nagar, several towers of which still stand at Nha Trang. Kauthara
Kauthara
is first mentioned in a AD 784 inscription at Po Nagar.[3]:318 Panduranga was located in the area of present-day Phan Rang
Phan Rang
in Ninh Thuận Province. Panduranga was the last of the Cham territories to be annexed by the Vietnamese. Panduranga is first mentioned in an AD 817 inscription at Po Nagar.[3]:318

Within the four principalities were two main clans: the "Dua" and the "Cau". The Dua lived in Amravati and Vijaya, while the Cau lived in Kauthara
Kauthara
and Panduranga. The two clans differed in their customs and habits and conflicting interests led to many clashes and even war. But they usually managed to settle disagreements through intermarriage.[4] Historiography[edit] Sources[edit] The historiography of Champa
Champa
relies upon three types of sources:[5]

Physical remains, including brick structures and ruins, as well as stone sculptures; Inscriptions in Cham and Sanskrit
Sanskrit
on steles and other stone surfaces; Chinese and Vietnamese histories, diplomatic reports, and other texts such as those provided by Jia Dan.[3]:319

Overarching theories[edit]

Map of Kingdom of Champa(light blue) in 980, Kingdom of Đại Cồ Việt (Yellow) and Khmer empire(purple).

This Cham head of Shiva
Shiva
was made of electrum around 800. It decorated a kosa, or metal sleeve fitted to a liṅgam. One can recognise Shiva by the tall chignon hairstyle and by the third eye in the middle of his forehead.

Crown of Champa
Champa
in 7th and 8th century

Modern scholarship has been guided by two competing theories in the historiography of Champa. Scholars agree that historically Champa
Champa
was divided into several regions or principalities spread out from south to north along the coast of modern Vietnam
Vietnam
and united by a common language, culture, and heritage. It is acknowledged that the historical record is not equally rich for each of the regions in every historical period. For example, in the 10th century AD, the record is richest for Indrapura; in the 12th century AD, it is richest for Vijaya; following the 15th century AD, it is richest for Panduranga. Some scholars have taken these shifts in the historical record to reflect the movement of the Cham capital from one location to another. According to such scholars, if the 10th-century record is richest for Indrapura, it is so because at that time Indrapura was the capital of Champa. Other scholars have disputed this contention, holding that Champa
Champa
was never a united country, and arguing that the presence of a particularly rich historical record for a given region in a given period is no basis for claiming that the region functioned as the capital of a united Champa
Champa
during that period.[6] Sources of foreign cultural influence[edit]

Cham alphabet script in stone

Through the centuries, Cham culture and society were influenced by forces emanating from Cambodia, China, Java
Java
and India
India
amongst others. Lin Yi, a predecessor state in the region, began its existence in AD 192 as a breakaway Chinese colony. An official successfully revolted against Chinese rule in central Vietnam, and Lin Yi was founded in AD 192.[7] In the 4th century AD, wars with the neighbouring Kingdom of Funan in Cambodia
Cambodia
and the acquisition of Funanese territory led to the infusion of Indian culture into Cham society. Sanskrit
Sanskrit
was adopted as a scholarly language, and Hinduism, especially Shaivism, became the state religion. From the 10th century AD onwards, Arab
Arab
maritime trade in the region brought increasing Islamic cultural and religious influences. Champa
Champa
came to serve as an important link in the spice trade, which stretched from the Persian Gulf
Persian Gulf
to South China, and later in the Arab
Arab
maritime routes in Mainland Southeast Asia
Mainland Southeast Asia
as a supplier of aloe. Despite the frequent wars between Champa
Champa
and Cambodia, the two countries also traded and cultural influences moved in both directions. Royal families of the two countries intermarried frequently. Champa
Champa
also had close trade and cultural relations with the powerful maritime empire of Srivijaya
Srivijaya
and later with the Majapahit of the Malay Archipelago. Evidence gathered from linguistic studies around Aceh
Aceh
confirms that a very strong Champan cultural influence existed in Indonesia; this is indicated by the use of the Chamic language Acehnese as the main language in the coastal regions of Aceh. Linguists believe the Acehnese language, a descendant of the Proto-Chamic language, separated from the Chamicic tongue sometime in the 1st millennium AD. However, scholarly views on the precise nature of Aceh-Chamic relations vary.[8] History[edit] Main article: History of Champa

This section should include a summary of History of Champa. See Wikipedia:Summary style for information on how to incorporate it into this article's main text. (April 2017)

Formation and growth[edit] The people of Champa
Champa
descended from seafaring settlers who reached the Southeast Asian mainland from Borneo
Borneo
about the time of the Sa Huỳnh culture, the predecessor of the Cham kingdom.[3]:317 The Cham language is part of the Austronesian family. According to one study, Cham is related most closely to modern Acehnese in northern Sumatra.[9] To the Han Chinese, the country of Champa
Champa
was known as 林邑 Linyi[10] in Mandarin and Lam Yap in Cantonese and to the Vietnamese, Lâm Ấp (which is the Sino-Vietnamese pronunciation of 林邑). It was founded in AD 192.[11][12] Around the 4th century AD, Champan polities began to absorb much of Indic influences, probably through its neighbour, Funan. Hinduism
Hinduism
was established as Champa
Champa
began to create Sanskrit
Sanskrit
stone inscriptions and erect red brick Hindu
Hindu
temples. The first king acknowledged in the inscriptions is Bhadravarman,[13][14] who reigned from AD 380 to AD 413. At Mỹ Sơn, King Bhadravarman established a linga called Bhadresvara,[3]:324 whose name was a combination of the king's own name and that of the Hindu
Hindu
god of gods Shiva.[15] The worship of the original god-king under the name Bhadresvara and other names continued through the centuries that followed.[16] Between the 7th to 10th centuries AD, the Cham polities rose to become a naval power; as Champan ports attracted local and foreign traders, Champan fleets also controlled the trade in spices and silk in the South China
South China
Sea, between China, the Indonesian archipelago and India. They supplemented their income from the trade routes not only by exporting ivory and aloe, but also by engaging in piracy and raiding.[17] However, the rising influence of Champa
Champa
caught the attention of a neighbouring thalassocracy that considered Champa
Champa
as a rival, the Javanese (Javaka, probably refers to Srivijaya
Srivijaya
ruler of Sumatra
Sumatra
and Java). In AD 767, the Tonkin coast was raided by a Javanese fleet (Daba) and Kunlun
Kunlun
pirates,[18][19] Champa
Champa
was subsequently assaulted by Javanese or Kunlun
Kunlun
vessels in AD 774 and AD 787.[20][21][22] In AD 774 an assault was launched on Po-Nagar in Nha-trang where the pirates demolished temples, while in AD 787 an assault was launched on Phang-rang.[23][24][25] Decline[edit] In the Cham–Vietnamese War (AD 1471), Champa
Champa
suffered serious defeats at the hands of the Vietnamese, in which 120,000 people were either captured or killed, and the kingdom was reduced to a small enclave near Nha Trang
Nha Trang
with many Chams
Chams
fleeing to Cambodia.[26][27]

Emperor Minh Mạng
Minh Mạng
who annexed Kingdom of Champa
Champa
to Kingdom of Vietnam
Vietnam
in 1832.

Religion[edit] Hinduism
Hinduism
and Buddhism[edit]

Po Nagar

Ninh Thuận

Apsara with Saraswati
Saraswati
(right)

Dancing Siva, c. 10th century AD

Champa
Champa
art, Hindu
Hindu
temples and statues have been found in many parts of Vietnam.

While today the Balamon Cham are the only surviving Hindus in Vietnam, the region once hosted some of the most exquisite and vibrant Hindu cultures in the world. The entire region of Southeast Asia, in fact, was home to numerous sophisticated Hindu
Hindu
kingdoms. From Angkor
Angkor
in neighboring Cambodia, to Java
Java
and Bali in Indonesia.[1]

13th century sculpture in the Thap Mam style, depicting Garuda devouring a serpent

Before the conquest of Champa
Champa
by the Đại Việt
Đại Việt
emperor Tran Thánh Tông in 1471, the dominant religion of the Cham people
Cham people
was Hinduism, and the culture was heavily influenced by that of India. The Hinduism of Champa
Champa
was overwhelmingly Shaiva and it was liberally combined with elements of local religious cults such as the worship of the Earth goddess Lady Po Nagar. The main symbols of Cham Shaivism
Shaivism
were the lingam, the mukhalinga, the jaṭāliṅgam, the segmented liṅgam, and the kośa.[28]

A liṅga (or liṅgam) is black stone pillar that serves as a representation of Shiva. Cham kings frequently erected and dedicated stone lingas as the central religious images in royal temples. The name a Cham king would give to such a linga would be a composite of the king's own name and suffix "-iśvara", which stands for Shiva.[29] A mukhaliṅga is a linga upon which has been painted or carved an image of Shiva
Shiva
as a human being or a human face. A jaṭāliṅga is a linga upon which has been engraved a stylised representation of Shiva's chignon hairstyle. A segmented liṅga is a linga post divided into three sections to represent the three aspects of the Hindu
Hindu
godhead or trimurti: the lowest section, square in shape, represents Brahma; the middle section, octagonal in shape, represents Vishnu, and the top section, circular in shape, represents Shiva. A kośa is a cylindrical basket of precious metal used to cover a linga. The donation of a kośa to the decoration of a liṅga was a distinguishing characteristic of Cham Shaivism. Cham kings gave names to special kośas in much the way that they gave names to the liṅgas themselves.[30]

The predominance of Hinduism
Hinduism
in Cham religion was interrupted for a time in the 9th and 10th centuries AD, when a dynasty at Indrapura (modern Dong Duong, Quảng Nam Province, Vietnam) adopted Mahayana Buddhism
Buddhism
as its faith. The Buddhist art of Dong Duong has received special acclaim for its originality. Beginning in the 10th century AD, Hinduism
Hinduism
again became the predominant religion of Champa. Some of the sites that have yielded important works of religious art and architecture from this period are, aside from Mỹ Sơn, Khuong My, Trà Kiệu, Chanh Lo, and Thap Mam. Islam[edit] Islam
Islam
started making headway among the Cham after the 10th century AD. By the 17th century, the royal families of the Cham had converted to Islam. Most Cham are now evenly split between being followers of Islam and Hinduism, with the majority of Vietnamese Cham being Hindu
Hindu
while the majority of Cambodian Cham are Muslim, though significant minorities of Mahayana
Mahayana
Buddhists continue to exist. Indonesian 15th century records indicate the influence of Princess Daravati, a Cham, converted to Islam,[31] and influenced her husband, Kertawijaya, Majapahit's seventh ruler to convert the Majapahit
Majapahit
royal family to Islam. The Islamic tomb of Putri Champa
Champa
(Princess of Champa) can be found in Trowulan, East Java, the site of the Majapahit imperial capital.[32] In the 15th to 17th century, Muslim Cham maintained a cordial relationship with the Aceh
Aceh
Sultanate through dynastic marriage. This sultanate was located on the northern tip of Sumatra
Sumatra
and was an active promoter of the Islamic faith in the Indonesian archipelago. Economy[edit] In contrast to Đại Việt, Champa's economy was not based on agriculture. As seafaring people, the Cham were highly mobile and established a network of trade including not only the major ports at Hội An, Thi Nai
Thi Nai
but also extending into the mountainous hinterland.[33] Maritime trade was facilitated by a network of wells that provided fresh water to Cham and foreign ships along the coast of Champa
Champa
and the islands of Cu Lao Cham and Ly Son.[34] While Kenneth R. Hall suggests that Champa
Champa
was not able to rely on taxes on trade for continuous revenue, but instead financed their rule by raiding neighbouring countries, Hardy argues that the country's prosperity was above all based on commerce.[35] The vast majority of Champa's export products came from the mountainous hinterland, sourced from as far as Attapeu in southern Laos.[36] They included gold and silver, slaves, animal and animal products, and precious woods.[37] By far the most important export product was eaglewood. It was the only product mentioned in Marco Polo's brief account and similarly impressed the Arab
Arab
trader Sulayman several centuries earlier.[38] Most of it was probably taken from the Aquilaria crassna
Aquilaria crassna
tree, just as most of the eaglewood in Vietnam today.[38] Archaeological remains[edit]

Mỹ Sơn
Mỹ Sơn
is the site of the largest collection of Cham ruins.

Religious[edit]

Mỹ Sơn
Mỹ Sơn
near the town of Hội An
Hội An
on the Thu Bồn River. Established by Bhadravarman I in the 5th century AD, Vikrantavarman initiated a major building program in the 7th century. Construction continued until AD 1157 under Harivarman.[3]:320 Po Nagar
Po Nagar
in Kauthara, on a harbour, comprising six temples and a pillared hall. Established before the 7th century AD, a wooden structure was burned in AD 774. Satyavarman initiated major construction in AD 757. One tower dates from AD 813 and construction continued until AD 1256.[3]:320 Dong Duong was founded by Jaya Indravarman in AD 875. Most of the complex was destroyed during the Vietnam
Vietnam
War. The site consists of three large courts, a large assembly hall, and a main temple sanctuary. Two bronze statues, one of Buddha and one of Avalokiteśvara
Avalokiteśvara
were found at the site.[3]:320–321 Po Klaung Garai

Defended centers[edit]

Qusu, located above the Kiến Giang River, was in place by the 4th century AD and includes a revetted wall and moat as do the other centers. Qusu was sacked by the Chinese in AD 446, "all inhabitants over the age of 15 were put to the sword" and as much as 48,000 of gold taken.[3]:321,323,325 Song Luy is located on the coast south of Cape Dinh.[3]:321 Thanh Ho is located on the northern bank of the Đà Rằng River.[3]:321 Caban was probably the capital of Vijaya.[3]:322 Chau Xa[3]:322 Tra Kieu is located near the Hue River.[3]:322 Canh Tien is located north of Quy Nhon
Quy Nhon
and contains a possible royal palace.[3]:322 Trà Kiệu
Trà Kiệu
or Simhapura, dating from two to three centuries BC until the 6th or 7th centuries AD.[3]:322

Some of the network of wells that was used to provide fresh water to Cham and foreign ships still remains. Cham wells are recognisable by their square shape. They are still in use and provide fresh water even during times of drought.[34] Museums[edit]

Champa
Champa
ladies dance at Poklong Garai stupa in Phan Rang
Phan Rang
.

The largest collection of Cham sculpture may be found in the Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture
Museum of Cham Sculpture
(formerly known as "Musée Henri Parmentier") in the coastal city of Da Nang. The museum was established in 1915 by French scholars, and is regarded as one of the most beautiful in Southeast Asia. Other museums with collections of Cham art include the following:

Museum of Fine Arts, Hanoi Museum of History, Hanoi Museum of Fine Arts, Saigon Museum of History, Saigon Musée Guimet, Paris

See also[edit]

Art of Champa History of Vietnam Kampong Cham Province
Kampong Cham Province
in east Cambodia Kingdom of Champasak
Kingdom of Champasak
in the south of Laos List of Vietnamese monarchs# Champa
Champa
(192–1832)

References[edit] Citations[edit]

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Sources[edit]

Books

Hardy, Andrew David; Cucarzi, Mauro; Zolese, Patrizia (2009). Champa and the Archaeology of Mỹ Sơn
Mỹ Sơn
(Vietnam). NUS Press. ISBN 978-9971-69-451-7.  Hubert, Jean-François (8 May 2012). The Art of Champa. Parkstone International. ISBN 978-1-78042-964-9.  Maspéro, Georges (1 January 2002). The Champa
Champa
Kingdom: The History of an Extinct Vietnamese Culture. White Lotus Press. ISBN 978-974-7534-99-3.  Ngô, Văn Doanh (2005). Mỹ Sơn
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Relics. Thế Giới Publishers. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Champa.

Proceedings of the Seminar on Champa, "Research on Champa
Champa
and its Evolution" Website of the Asia Research Institute, including the working paper " Champa
Champa
Revised" by Michael Vickery, and the draft translation "Champa in the Song hui-yao" by Geoff Wade Vietnam- Champa
Champa
Relations and the Malay- Islam
Islam
Regional Network in the 17th—19th Centuries The Survivors of a Lost Civilisation Cham Muslims: A look at Cambodia's Muslim minority The Cham Muslims of Indo-China[permanent dead link] Photos of Cham art exhibited in Vietnamese museums Plumeria flowers – Champa
Champa
Flowers – La fleur de frangipaniers – Hoa Sứ, Hoa đại, Hoa Champa Photographs

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