Sunday, 24 March, 2019

Tag Archives: incense stick

Incense

incense

It joins heaven and earth. The oldest source on incense is the Vedas, specifically, the Atharva-veda and the Rigveda. Incense-burning was used both to create pleasing aromas and as a medicinal tool. Its use in medicine is considered the first phase of Ayurveda, which uses incense as an approach to healing. Incense-making was thus almost exclusively done by monks. The ... Read More »

(c) 2007-2012 SUTRA Magazine