Incense has been used for thousands of years by cultures worldwide for prayer, meditation, and cleansing. Many regions developed unique incense rituals and scents that have become ingrained in their culture. In India, Hindu scriptures tell the story of how incense can be used as a form of medicine, so historically incense was primarily made by monks and doctors. In Japan, incense is one of the three classical arts of refinement, alongside tea ceremonies and flower arrangements. Exploring the rich history of incense will help you find numerous traditions you can practice to improve your life!
Different intentions require the use of different scents and forms, and we make sure to stock an extensive selection of high-quality brands, scents, and burners to assist you with any goal. If you have any questions about which product will best suit your needs, please call us at (504) 866-6065 or fill out our contact form to get more information.