The History of Thai Massage

Kojonborrirak, Sarah
April 2007
Skin, Inc.;Apr2007, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p118
The article focuses on the history of Thai massage, which originated in India. The massage was an integral part of the Buddhist religion and is claimed to be developed by Komparaj, a monk and personal physician to Buddha. The massage is considered a healing art in Thailand but is known in Western countries for its relaxing effect on the body.


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