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Safeguarding and Promotion of Georgian Traditional Polyphony

Safeguarding and Promotion of Georgian Traditional Polyphony,Polyphonic singing is a popular tradition that used to pervade all areas of everyday life in Georgia, ranging from field work to songs for curing illnesses and Christmas carols. There are three types of polyphony in Georgia, each performed in a different region. The project enabled not...Benefitting country(ies) : Georgia

1 July 2003 - 1 February 2006

Georgian polyphonic singing

,Georgian polyphonic singing Popular singing has a highly valued place in Georgian culture. Polyphonic singing, in the Georgian language, is a secular tradition in a country whose language and culture have often been oppressed by invaders. There are three types of polyphony in Georgia: complex polyphony, which is common in Svaneti; polyphonic dialo... Georgia

Living culture of three writing systems of the Georgian alphabet

Inscribed,Living culture of three writing systems of the Georgian alphabet The evolution of Georgia’s written language has produced three alphabets – Mrgvlovani, Nuskhuri and Mkhedruli – which all remain in use today. Mrgvlovani was the first alphabet from which Nuskhuri was derived and then Mkhedruli. The alphabets coexist thanks to their di... Georgia

Chidaoba, wrestling in Georgia

ce in an open-air arena, surrounded by a large audience, accompanied by a wind instrument (‘zurna’) and Georgian drum (‘doli’) music, which marks the beginning. Wrestlers attempt to defeat each other through special holds, and vibrant music enhances the dynamics of the contest. The code of conduct is chivalric, and occasionally the wrestler... Georgia

Decision

11.COM : Examination of nominations for inscription on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

The Committee Takes note that Georgia has nominated Living culture of three writing systems of the Georgian alphabet (No. 01205) for inscription on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity: The evolution of Georgia’s written language has produced three alphabets – Mrgvlovani, Nuskhuri and Mkhedruli – which al...2 December 2016

Addis Ababa

Decision

8.COM : Report of the Subsidiary Body on its work in 2013 and examination of nominations for inscription on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

The Committee Takes note that Georgia has nominated Ancient Georgian traditional Qvevri wine-making method (No. 00870) for inscription on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity: Qvevri wine-making is practised throughout Georgia, particularly in village communities where unique varieties of grapes are grown. The...7 December 2013

Baku

Ancient Georgian traditional Qvevri wine-making method

Inscribed,Ancient Georgian traditional Qvevri wine-making method Qvevri wine-making is practised throughout Georgia, particularly in village communities where unique varieties of grapes are grown. The Qvevri is an egg-shaped earthenware vessel used for making, ageing and storing the wine. Knowledge and experience of Qvevri manufacture and wine-maki... Georgia

Decision

13.COM : Examination of nominations for inscription on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

ace in an open-air arena, surrounded by a large audience, accompanied by a wind instrument (‘zurna’) and Georgian drum (‘doli’) music, which marks the beginning. Wrestlers attempt to defeat each other through special holds, and vibrant music enhances the dynamics of the contest. The code of conduct is chivalric, and occasionally the wrestle...1 December 2018

Port Louis

Periodic reporting

Report on the implementation of the Convention

n brochure entitled ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage of Georgia’ includes the text of the Convention translated into Georgian. The National Agency has also cooperated with the National Committee of International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) Georgia to include ICH in the Teachers Manual on Cultural Heritage (Introduction to elementary an...

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Seventeen new elements inscribed on the lists of the Convention

the finding of the True Holy Cross of Christ (Ethiopia) Limousin septennial ostensions (France) Ancient Georgian traditional Qvevri wine-making method (Georgia) Sankirtana, ritual singing, drumming and dancing of Manipur (India) Celebrations of big shoulder-borne processional structures (Italy) Washoku, traditional dietary cultures of the Japa... Algeria

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