Information Session on Smudging
Thursday, March 23, 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
The Landing, UC-3018, University Centre
Aboriginal Peoples Week: Building Reconciliation. Edward Allen, Aboriginal Cultural Education Coordinator will facilitate an information session on smudging. The smudge ceremony is a First Nations’ wellness practice whereby small amounts of medicines such as sage, cedar, sweet grass, and/or raw tobacco, are placed in the bowl and lit. The small amount of smoke that arises is then used as a ceremonial wash.
Presented by Office of Aboriginal Affairs