sweat lodge


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sweat lodge

n.
Any of various permanent or portable structures typically heated by fire or by pouring water over hot stones and used by certain Native American peoples to induce sweating, as for medicinal, spiritual, or social purposes. Also called sweathouse.

sweat lodge

n
(among native North American peoples) a structure in which water is poured onto hot stones to make the occupants sweat for religious or medicinal purposes
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In the future, Crowe said she is starting the process of having a lodge somewhere in the countryside with a sweat lodge, teaching centre, cabins and several acres of land.
Shape House's exclusive broker Ted Lundeen, an Associate Director on the James Famularo Team, represented the California-based urban sweat lodge in the 2,325 s/f space, which includes 1,781 s/f on the ground floor and a 544 s/f basement.
Some subjects explored are spiritual traditions of the Great Plains, masking and effigy in the Northeastern woodlands, the role of prophecy at Smith River in California, and sweat lodge medicine.
Andrew Yellowbear, a member of the Northern Arapaho Tribe and an inmate in a Wyoming correctional facility, wanted to use an existing sweat lodge for his religious exercise.
Following a meteoric rise to success as a self-help coach, James Arthur Ray found himself serving a two-year prison sentence in Arizona after three participants in a sweat lodge retreat he was hosting died in 2009 while trying to cleanse their minds and bodies.
In Edmonton, Alberta, volunteers will design and build a shelter for a traditional sweat lodge to Amiskwaciy Academy.
It should also be noted that according to our belief system, women don't have to go to sweat lodge ceremony.
NEARLY A DECADE AGO, at the invitation of Rick TwoDogs, a Lakota medicine man, I participated in a sweat lodge ceremony at Devils Tower National Monument in Wyoming with members of various tribes.
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The men initially built a sweat lodge on the site to hold a ceremony to ensure success of the temple.
He brought up the sweat lodge she put together to help me prepare for going back to Vietnam in 1993 on a mission of mercy.