Asking permission for performance of Then traditional singing
Then singing festival is an indispensable part in the spiritual life of Tay ethnic. The Then shaman is often a prestigious figure in the community who can perform all spiritual rites.
The Then shaman initiates rite asking the deity to enter his physical body.
The shaman distributes amulets and red strings to people for bringing luck and keeping evils away.
Then singing performance.
Additional singing for conclusion.
Offering of burned votive papers and expressing gratitude for the successful Then ceremony.