Russian Banya Culture: Wood, Fire and Beatings

With a first glance a Russian banya involves a lot of wood, fire, leafy brooms and beatings. WSJ’s Dipti Kapadia takes a break from the Sochi 2014 winter games to find out what the Russian relaxation culture is all about up in the mountains.
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  1. I can't wait to bring this to my town I love this I want to own it I'm going to own it I'm going to run it and I'm going to make millions of dollars doing it thank you thank you thank you and I must a namaste Namaste When I visit Russia or you come to America you come see me in New Mexico


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