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Monday, March 30, 2015
Lao Herbal Sauna Painting
Here's a water painting of what a traditional Lao herbal sauna looks like. The fire heated boiler has locally grown medicinal herbs added where its steam is then vented into the small sauna room. A Lao style massage is often accompanied afterwards.
Artist Credit: Painted by Sackda Bophomphalack which appeared in the book Buddhist Healing in Laos - Plants of the Fragrant Forest by Denise Tomecko.