Nyuj Vaj Tuam Teem

One of the two lords of the Otherworld in Hmong belief. Seated on a magnificent and terrifying throne behind a great writing desk, Nyuj Vaj Tuam Teem issues licenses for rebirth. He and Ntxwj Nyug control life and death.



  • Cooper, R., ed. (1998). The Hmong. Singapore: Times Editions Pte Ltd.