Eiju Byakudan Long Life incense is a high-quality sandalwood-based Japanese incense made by Nippon Kodo.
The Indian sandalwood serves as a base for the rest of the aromatic ingredients, which are specially selected medicinal herbs. The unique blend of fragrances create a sweet, warm and calming herbal woody aroma that’s comforting to have burning. Some even describe it as having a mystical edge to it.
Thanks to the properties of this incense, it’s a good choice to use if you’re practising holistic movements or relaxation techniques as it can help transport the mind and soothe the body.
Eiju Byakudan Long Life incense sticks themselves are green in colour and the roll contains 50 sticks of incense, presented in a decorative paper roll with green, black and white artwork.
Number of Sticks in Box: 50
Burn Time Per Stick: Approximately 30 Minutes
Net Weight of Incense: Approximately 23g
Length of Sticks: Approximately 140mm Long
Dimensions of Box: 2cm Width x 14cm Length x 2cm Depth
Country of Origin: Japan
More About Nippon Kodo Incense
The Japanese incense company, Nippon Kodo, was founded over four centuries ago and originally began by producing high quality incense for the Emperor of Japan. The company has continued to thrive ever since, now accounting for more than 50% of the entire incense industry in Japan. The company have a great philosophy about the importance of celebrating incense and recognise that, although many people simply love the ability of incense to fragrance a room, for others, their use comes down to spiritual and religious traditions. In fact, Nippon Kodo say that, through the production of their traditional Japanese incense they aim to, ‘cherish the ancient traditions and values’. The ingredients of Nippon Kodo incense are all high quality and are sourced from around the world. Experts help locate and harvest the rare aromatic woods, natural gums, resins and other ingredients used to make their incense. Once acquired, the ingredients are processed by hand, and by machine, in their eight factories in Japan and Hong Kong.
More About Japanese Incense
Japanese incense (speaking in general terms) is refined, pure, light smoke and rich in natural ingredients such as sandalwood. They don't usually have the thin wooden stick centre that is often found in Indian and other incense sticks. They are normally pure incense right the way through the stick. They are often designed with meditation in mind. Due to the high quality manufacturing processes the incense goes through they can be a little bit more expensive than other incense on the market.
To find out more read:
The History of Japanese Incense
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