Shaman's Market 1 oz Incense
Frankincense is the quintessential incense. It has the greatest association with spiritual practice of any substance on earth. Frankincense is the resin of the sacred Boswellia tree and has been used since ancient times by the civilizations of Egypt, Africa and Mesopotamia. It is also the famous incense from the bible thought to awaken a feeling of union with the divine. With a characteristic purifying and relaxing quality its character is thought to strengthen willpower, self-confidence and determination. Product of Egypt.
Mayan Copal resin incense burns fresh and fragrant and is said to have a sweet and husky resinous aroma. Copal is sacred to the indigenous cultures of the Central and South Americas. It is burned year round in the churches in Mexico, but is best known for its use in the homes during Day of the Dead. It is said that the familiar scent of Copal helps the souls find their way back during their annual visit home. The various Copal resins of Mexico and the Americas are closely related to the Copals of Africa and the Damars of India and Indonesia. This copal is sourced from Indonesia. Resin
Our high quality Palo Santo resin incense has a mild, soft, pleasant aroma, woodsy and sweet. Like all fragrant tree resins, it is important for ceremonial, spiritual and medicinal purposes. Application: burns very well on charcoal. Also ideal for mixing with other incense.