House, May 27 - Government spokesman revealed that the Prime Minister welcomed UNESCO to endorse it. 'The Manuscript on the Elements' is the Heritage of the World's Memory. It is considered an important ancient document of the nation. a source of ideas and experiences reflect diversity
Mr. Anucha Burapachaisri Deputy Secretary-General to the Prime Minister for Political Affairs Acting as a spokesperson for the Prime Minister's Office revealed that General Prayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister and Minister of Defense We are delighted that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has recognized the 'Handbook on Urangkhatat' as a memory of the world.
A spokesman for the Prime Minister's Office said that at the 216th meeting of the UNESCO Executive Committee, the agenda was considered on the Nominations of new items of documentary heritage to be inscribed on the Memory of the World International. Register), which has passed the consideration process by International Advisory Committee (IAC) to allow the meeting of the Executive Committee. This time certified With a total of 64 registrations, and Thailand has proposed 2 registrations for the year 2022-2023, namely Thai books on Nantho Pananta Sutta Kham Luang. and scriptures on the Uranga element by Thai book not yet considered Thailand has requested UNESCO to provide an official explanation in order to take suggestions to further improve the document.
A spokesman for the Prime Minister's Office also added that Scriptures on Urangaga Elements It is a manuscript in the Thamma-Isaan script, Thai and Pali, with a melody composed in an ancient language specific to the local area, inserting moral values, beliefs, customs and traditions. There is evidence in the last courtyard that clearly states that this book is the wrath of the regent. together with children and wife to be built on November 6, 1862. Thailand has announced the registration of 5 world memory heritages, namely: 2.) Archival documents of King Chulalongkorn reforming the administration of Siam (1868 - 1910) (2009) 3.) Wat Pho inscriptions (2008 at the Asia-Pacific region level) and 2011 at the world level), 4.) Records of the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Siam Society under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King in the 100th anniversary (2013) and 5.) Vachirayan Library Series glass film (2011) . 2016)
“The Prime Minister is proud of being Thai. It has a uniquely long history. Thailand is diverse in both social and cultural aspects from the past to the present. Confidence that all 6 items are certified as memory of the world. will contribute to conservation Disseminate experiences that reflect various initiatives for future generations to study. understand the meaning and value which the government sees Thailand still has a lot of documents that are the heritage of the nation's memory in various places, especially in unique localities. and unique culture, ”said Mr. Anucha.-Thai News Agency
Source: Thai News Agency