GAGOK, Lyric song cycles

Gagok is a traditional Korean lyric song cycle accompanied by chamber orchestra. The ensemble ...

Paach ceremony

Twelve elements of intangible cultural heritage that need safeguarding

UNESCO recently concluded the 9th annual session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding ...

kutiyattam

Kutiyattam, Sanskrit theatre, India

Kutiyattam, the Sanskrit theatre from Kerala, and 18 other forms of cultural expression have ...

Artists performing Nha nhac

Nha Nhac, Vietnamese court music

Nhã nhạc is a form of Vietnamese court music. Nha Nhac means “elegant music”. It refers to a broad ...

Lakalaka Dances

This dance form is always considered as the national dance of Tonga, Lakalaka dance ...

Palestinian Hikaye

Did you know that UNESCO also recognizes certain practices as cultural aspects of heritage ...