The Thai Massage is said, "Nuad Pen Boran" in Thai.
Nuad is matched "Boran" of "Pen" of the meaning like the style and the method, etc. and the old meaning called a tradition in the meaning of massage and becomes "Nuad Pen Boran".
The Thai Traditional Massage is a traditional massage transmitted for 2500 years or more.
The founder and the Shivago Komarpaj father of Buddha's custom can trace the origin.
He told Thailand the medicine with the Buddhism as a doctor in India, and the original of the massage of ancient times was recorded in a sacred pali language of the Buddhism.
Afterwards, the herb medicine of China was added, a Thai experience medicine was established, and the base of the Thai tradition medicine and the Thai Traditional Massage coming in succession was established. Of the massage prescription seemed to have been systematized in a Sukhothai age (In around 1686) of the dynasty.
However, when capital Ayutthaya was attacked and the Ayutthaya dynasty collapsed to the invasion of a Burmese army that happened one after another in 1776, the majority of the text of the medicine concerning the technique of the massage was destroyed by the Myanmar in the Ayutthaya age of the dynasty.
Educational facilities were made to be made when the king 3rd Rama generations 1836 year greatly repaired Wat Po buddhist temple in Bangkok.
And, traditional knowledge was made to collect the remaining scientific books and to be translated from the pali language into the present age word, and it was made to carve for the stone inscription so that everyone may freely study posture of the massage and "※ Sen (energy line)", etc.
80 pictures of the eremite who took the pose that 60 figures where "Sen" is shown stimulate "Sen" are recorded and the examination and 1100 kinds of sentences of the mixture method of the medical herb are recorded.