Mindful Mornings: The Most Energizing Incense to Start the Day

Why Should You Burn Incense in the Morning? Early in the morning is when we are most susceptible to our surroundings. It is when you practice your personal sadhana. Lights, sounds, and smells are amplified earlier in the morning. It’s the perfect moment to set up your body for the type of day you are looking to experience. It’s also the perfect time to help maintain your circadian rhythm. This is the part of your mind and body...

The Mysteries of Myrrh Incense You Should Know About

What is Myrrh Incense? Myrrh incense results from the harvesting and processing of the resin obtained from the myrrh tree (Commiphora myrrha), a small tree native to regions in the Middle East and Africa. This resin is collected from the tree bark after it has been punctured in order to create a “tap.” It is then dried and transformed into the fragrant incense stick we know today. The Origins of Myrrh Incense The origins of myrrh’s...

The Complete Cedarwood Incense Guide for Beginners

Brief History of Cedarwood Incense Cedarwood incense is a time-honored tradition that dates back thousands of years. The use of cedarwood as incense can be traced to various ancient cultures, each with their unique interpretations and uses of this fragrant wood. Ancient Egyptians: The Egyptians were among the first to recognize the rich, woody aroma of cedarwood as a symbol of protection, purification, and spirituality. They used cedarwood...