Shinrinyoku

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Thanks to our word-spy June for the word shinrinyoku

No English equivalent but it means ‘forest bath’ and describes walking through a forest and soaking in all the green light, sounds and smells.

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2 thoughts on “Shinrinyoku

  1. A young woman I know, who lives in Hong Kong, has recently trained as a Forest Therapy Guide. That is, one who leads people on quiet walks in the forest to bring about healing through being in nature.

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