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The Banniki
(sing. Bannik) Any of a class of household spirits, these being particularly associated with the bath-house, or Sauna....
Deities & Heros >> Slavic

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Belper activist lifts the lid on the 'secrets of the sauna'
“They had my partner Terry playing (music) and were asking me to talk about how fun the saunas are - they've made us look really good. Things were not always so easy for Narvel, however, with his childhood proving especially difficult.
Fancy a spot of communal bathing? Visit Helsinki on its first Sauna Day
Only the ritual of the Finnish sauna regulates life through the seasons, offering the heat of summer in its roasting interior followed by a maniacal leap into the icy chill of the sea.
Secrets of the Sauna review – it's a bit like skiing, apparently
Would Secrets of the Sauna (Channel 4) be classed as a fly-on-the-wall documentary? I think so. Though I'm not sure you would want to be a fly on the wall of the CS2 sauna in Nottingham.
Almost Heaven Saunas Aims to Make 'The Sauna Experience' a U.S. Institution
"Fitness is a top concern of Americans, yet the centuries-old sauna experience, so much a part of European culture, is not yet widespread in the United States," said Rick Mouw, president of Almost Heaven Saunas. "We want more Americans to learn the ...
Secrets of the Sauna: Channel 4 documentary takes viewers inside a gay sauna
Never one to shy away from controversial or taboo subject matters, Channel 4 is airing its one-off documentary about life inside a gay sauna on Wednesday.

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