Since humans have discovered fire, different cultures have burned plant materials for both sacred and healing purposes. As the smoke spirals and drifts upward, the prayers and wishes of those on Earth were carried to the heavens, while setting the mood for meditation and spiritual practice. The burning of these materials also has strong roots in the purification and cleansing of living spaces.
The aromatic smoke from these resins, herbs and incense creates a wonderful sensory experience.
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