Lexicon
Intangible Heritage / Living Heritage

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Intangible of 'Living' Heritage, in terms of the South African Heritage Resources Act (25 of 1999)

(xxi) 'living heritage' means the intangible aspects of inherited culture, and may include-

(a) cultural tradition;
(b) oral history;
(c) performance;
(d) ritual;
(e) popular memory;
(f) skills and techniques;
(g) indigenous knowledge systems; and
(h) the holistic approach to nature, society and social relationships.