Sauna Tribe is a Suomi Finland 100 project dedicated to exploration of the topics of Finnishness, sisu and sauna as they are expressed across the globe.
Not Calling Infrared Rooms “Sauna” Isn’t An Elitist Thing
Not calling infrared heat rooms “sauna” is not about elitism but several things: Scientific accuracy, clarity in conversation and education, preserving livelihoods, and protecting a cultural heritage.
…And My AXE!!!
A proper set of axes is an important part of any woodsman’s arsenal, but also the wood burning sauna owner. Here’s a gallery of Finnish and Swedish axes including Gransfors and Fiskars… plus some a bit more… unusual.
Sauna Sound Relaxation (1 Hour)
Sauna possesses multiple relaxing qualities including the repetitive ambient sounds. Many people use audio as a form of therapy anyway so I thought, why not make a “Finnish” form of this?
What makes a Sauna?
You’ve either heard it or said it yourself dozens of times in your life: “It feels like a sauna in here”. A valid feeling, since it’s true – many situations may feel very much like that, like stepping into a car on a hot summer day. But are there conditions for what makes a REAL Finnish sauna?
Life Without Sauna Is No Life At All
Perhaps the title will anger or annoy some, but for a Finn,…