Practice of nuad Thai, which has gained global recognition, is added to Unesco’s ‘intangible cultural heritage’ list
The body-folding, sharp-elbowed techniques of Thai massage have been added to Unesco’s prestigious heritage list.Originating in India and practised in Thailand for centuries, the massage was popularised when a special school opened in the 1960s to train massage therapists from around the world. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/dec/13/traditional-thai-massage-gains-unesco-heritage-status
Author : Agence France-Presse
Publish date : 2019-12-13 02:16:51
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