TITLE

The History of Thai Massage

AUTHOR(S)
Kojonborrirak, Sarah
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Skin, Inc.;Apr2007, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24656577

 

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