Sweating History

Wondering where this all comes from? Why is it such a prevalent part of culture in northern climates?
Check out these articles.

https://wildculture.com/article/social-function-sauna/1003

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/home-and-garden/design/a-new-sauna-culture-reimagining-the-bathhouse-as-a-community-space/article32333172/

Banya:
https://blog.mrsteam.com/banya-of-russia-and-history-of-steambathing

Sauna:

History of the sauna

Aufguss:
https://www.tylohelo.com/blog/german-aufguss-when-tradition-turns-trendy

Aufguss: Sauna’s Oddest, and Most Exhilarating, Ritual


https://www.spiegel.de/international/germany-s-sauna-obsession-expose-yourself-to-the-culture-a-411541.html

Nudity in German saunas:

https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/naked-germany/index.html

Germany: Nude Spas Not for the Faint of Heart

Sweat lodge:
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/what-i-learned-from-parti_b_9824940?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAIZIlBkMp8ca6H820U7vG99KNQDjzzICUFs2sAKlyFTsVlLw6I55jsU5kMrluYvpwCTOAwORF9sfDam-HL9Cm3i3w-MfYdhZtyg7fpW-XXn9BH8dWpQUVV98h2O47SkizTX3ZAOf0Fv_WnC-uDJmGq4eIyopxv3lxAlRN9oLLBSu

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