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Zim Poi Incense

$11.00

  • pproximately 33 sticks - 8.75" (22cm) long.
  • Used for all rites, rituals, general well being, meditations, yoga, and aroma relaxation.
  • Burning Time - Average of 1 hour
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Lhawang Driden Incense uses over 25 rare ingredients found in the Himalayas. This beautiful incense combines precious herbs, powders, plants, and barks to create a unique aroma that acts both as an aesthetic balm and spiritual offerings.

HOW DIFFERENT ARE BHUTANESE INCENSE COMPARE TO TIBETAN AND NEPALESE INCENSE

Bhutanese incense is different from Tibetan, Nepal and India, is based on the intensity of the aroma and slower burning time.

THE PROCESS OF MAKING BHUTAN INCENSE

All ingredients are first ground into powder mix with water, sugar and honey. This mixture will then go through a fermentation process that takes about a week or so to produce its unique fragrance.

A tree bark, Tshe, will be added to the mixture to act as an adhesive. and further mashed before moulding to the stick shape.

The sticks will then straighten, trim into different lengths, and dried in the shade for 4 to 5 days.

HOW WE DETERMINE THE GRADES OF THE INCENSE

Juniper is the main component and the amount of juniper determines the grade of the incense.

The better the Grade is the lesser amount of juniper being used. Therefore, increasing the ratio and aroma of the other precious ingredients.

INGREDIENTS

Wood Barks: Agarwood, Cedar, Cyperus, Sandalwood, Juniper, and Cassia

Seeds and Fruits: Star Anise, Nutmeg, Juniper Berries, Coriander Seeds, and Vanilla

Resin and Gums: Benzoin, copal, frankincense, myrrh, labdanum, Dragon's Blood, Mastic, Storax, Galbanum, Elemi, Opoponax, Tolu Balsam, Gum Arabic Resin, and Guggul Gum Resin

OUR RECOMMENDATIONS

For fasting rituals, Tara Puja, Medicine Buddha rituals, Buddha Aksobhya liturgies, One-Thousand-Offerings to Vijaya and In Nagas and Earth spirits rituals.

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