All incense sticks are made from natural ingredients, almost all of which are collected in Latvia. One of the main components of the incense sticks is juniper. Combined with other plants, it produces a variety of fragrances, which are invigorating and healing, and are not similar to the incenses imported from the East. Each one of the plants burns out releasing its energy that acts on our senses and the surrounding space, creating its beneficial effects. In meditation and rituals, these plants help to concentrate psychic energy.
The length of the sticks is about 5 cm, designed to fill the a space with the aroma of about 60 – 90m2 while not creating too strong of a scent. The duration of one stick is about 15-20 minutes. The five sticks are packed in a nature-friendly wooden twig pack sealed with a bee wax cap. Sticks are also available in other package types, see the section “How to buy” for more.
NEW PRODUCT. Currently, 10 cm long sticks are also available for room fragrance and creating mood. Sticks have a smaller amount of plants that do not produce so strong an aroma as short sticks. The duration of one stick is about 30 minutes.
Juniper with lavender
From ancient times juniper is a well-known, common medicinal herb used for incense. The juniper’s aroma cheers up and helps clean the living space spiritually, as well as disinfects the air containing various microbes and viruses. Juniper’s aroma is gentle and velvety. Juniper is used to purify the space, increase endurance, it helps against depressive moods, reduce apathy, mental fatigue and it’s used in meditations and rituals.
Lavender – one of the most widely known aromatic plants used in aromatherapy, both as essential oil, dry flowers, hydrolates and incense. The Greeks discovered that grained lavender flowers emit a fragrance that helps to calm down and eases. Lavender was very popular among the Romans, who liked to add lavender to their bath because of their aroma and because lavender had a beneficial effect on the skin. Lavender’s aroma was also used to flavor the clothes and used in cosmetics or perfumery, as well as to make soap.
Lavender’s aroma is fresh, delicate as well as slightly bitter. It has strong antiseptic and antimicrobial properties. Together with juniper, it is recommended to incense when there are respiratory illnesses or flu at home as well as in places where there are public gatherings. Lavender helps to reduce fatigue, insomnia, helps to get rid of apathy, feelings of anxiety, helps to reduce irritability and hysteria, and to calm down.
Ingredients: juniper, lavender, charcoal, pine needle