Ka-Fuh - Hinoki (Japanese Cypress) Incense (50 Short Sticks)

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Ka-fuh is a delicate range of incenses from the Japanese company Nippon Kodo, a company that was founded over four centuries ago, and began by producing high quality incense for the Emperor of Japan.

Translated Ka-fuh means "the scent of blossoms on the wind". As you might expect from such a name this range is very gentle with the most gorgeous of floral aromas when you smell the packet. When you burn these sticks sometimes it is difficult to actually see the smoke burning it is so light, and the floral scent arrives gradually and subtly. This makes this a great incense for those who want a really light delicate incense.

Number of sticks: Approximately 50 sticks.

Stick length: Approximately 14 cms.

Burn time per stick: About 25 minutes.

Country of origin: Made in Japan.

Experience the fresh scent and tranquillity of cypress forest.
[Ka-fuh]: the scents of blossoms in the wind.
[Ka-fuh]: is made from selected natural organic ingredients by incense craftsmen.

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.
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The History of Japanese Incense

Staff Review by Brett Almond

A rich incense with a fresh edge caused by the Japanese Cypress trees. There is the subtle scent of the resin of Cypress trees, which is slightly reminiscent of pine forests. The incense should be termed an uplifting and clean incense. It won't send you to sleep so is ideal when you want to relax but still have things to do.

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