Sacred Spaces Sweat Lodge
DesignThis cool little building was designed by students in the PSU AIHI course series. A 15 point reciporical roof frame honors the 15 poles in a Northern Cheyenne TeePee. This buidling was constructed in one week, with the help of a great group of guest from all over the US.
Intended UseA "sweat" is an important and sacred cerimony for many American Indian tribes. This building will provide protection for a sweatlodge that is shared by many tribal members, and graciously maintained by teh folks at the Prayer Lodge on the Northern Cheyenne reservation.