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9 Indian Arts in the UNESCO’s List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (Prelims 2016 )

What’s an intangible heritage? As defined by UNESCO, cultural heritage does not end at monuments and collections of objects. It also includes traditions or living expressions inherited from our ancestors and passed on to our descendants. Per UNESCO, Intangible cultural heritage is: Traditional, contemporary and living at the same time Inclusive – contributes to