India, Dec. 13 -- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) declared the traditional massage of Thailand, Nuad Thai as a cultural heritage. It was included in the prestigious list, the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, which features practices and traditions which have been passed across generations and are known globally.

The Intangible Cultural Heritage list recognises traditional practices. It has 550 items from 127 countries which have been split into three categories further. A new list is released every year . This year's committee meeting was held in Bogota, Colombia.

What is Nuad Thai?

Nuad Thai massage or Thai Yoga massage is an age-old practice which is still a part of Thailand's medica...