A hole in the ice of a frozen lake or sea.
Sauna’s stove or heater.
Opening in the ceiling of a smoke sauna where the smoke escapes during heating.
Elevated platform to sit on in the hot room.
Steam, or super heated vapor that hisses off the hot sauna rocks.
The hot room.
Towel you sit on in the sauna.
The washing room.
The dressing room.
A small room used as a hot-air or steam bath for cleaning and refreshing the body.
The sauna elf or spirit of the sauna.
Smoke sauna; the original form of sauna with no chimney.
The person on the recordings is Kaisa Saari from the Naselle Finnish American Folk Festival. She is the wife of kantele player, Wilho Saari. The glossary was compiled from The Finnish Sauna Society website.