Sweat Lodge Sunday 8/15
This Sunday August 15 at 554 Gates
Hill Rd Middleburgh NY
Sweat Lodge Healing Ceremony conducted by Rev. Bob Medicine Wing
The fire will be started at 10 am with the sweat to begin about
This is an open sweat for the purpose of bringing healing
into our lives, our family, and ourselves.
You do not have to be in the
sweat lodge to participate, there are many other things to do to
support those that are in the sweat.
Please bring a stone that is no larger than your head and please no
shale as this will explode in the fire!
Women wear long skirts or dresses of lightweight material (we have some
available here) and men wear shorts or swim trunks. Bring a towel or
small pad or blanket to sit on and another towel to dry off with. Be
sure you have dry clothing to change into.
Tobacco, fire wood, blankets to cover the lodge or a money donation are
all acceptable donations to the lodge keeper. Gifts do not have to be
large but an exchange of energy needs to take place.
After the ceremony there is a pot luck dinner so please bring something
to share with everyone.
You may bring rattles and drums for the ceremony.
Please refrain from alcohol, smoking and drugs for at least 24 hours
before the ceremony. There are NO DRUGS OR ALCOHOL ALLOWED AT THE LODGE
You may, of course, bring tobacco prayer ties to be hung in the lodge
during ceremony, the amount and colors are personal to you.
Wear shoes that can easily be removed as there are no
If you wish to bring something as a giveaway after the ceremony, please
feel free to do so.
If you have any questions please call 944-1817 or 827-6123 (518 area
The lodge is located at the top of Gates Hill Rd 2.5 miles up from rt
145 in Middleburgh/
Please feel free to pass this along to anyone you may feel would be
To all my relations. Aho