Mahmut Sür, who has been making evil eye beads for 43 years in his atelier in Nazarköy in İzmir's Kemalpaşa district, is on the UNESCO List as a Living Human Treasure List (LHT). This title is given to people who possess a very high degree of knowledge and skills required for performing or re-creating specific elements of the intangible cultural heritage.
Deputies honoured on Wednesday in a plenary sitting the spring start celebration of 'Martisor', as an element of the world heritage.
Pope Francis has blown out his birthday candle on an extra-long pizza at the Vatican to the delight of children.
BELGRADE/JEJU - Kolo, the traditional Serbian dance, has made it to UNESCO's Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
The decision to inscribe it on the list was made on Thursday by the intergovernmental committee on protection of intangible cultural heritage at its 12th regular session, held on the island of Jeju, South Korea.
The Turkish spring festival Hıdırellez has been added to the UNESCO list of “intangible cultural heritage,” the Culture Ministry has said.
The traditional Serbian dance Kolo has been included in UNESCO's Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
The decision was made on Thursday by the intergovernmental committee on protection of intangible cultural heritage at the 12th regular session held in South Korea, Tanjug is reporting.
Naples' pizza twirling joined UNESCO's list of "intangible heritage" on Dec. 6, securing the coveted status alongside a host of cultural treasures.