The wonders of incense sticks
Incense sticks are becoming more and more popular. Certain cultures have been using them for centuries. So there is much more to these sticks than meets the eye.
What are the benefits of incense sticks?
Incense sticks are becoming more fashionable again. They are often used in Buddhism and in temples. Unlike incense burners, the sticks are easier to handle. The smells and effects can also be very different. They are mainly used for the following reasons:
- To meditate.
- To make negative energies disappear.
- To clear the mind.
- To create a pleasant, warm atmosphere.
Incense sticks can also be used almost everywhere. At home, in the office, in a hotel room... Anywhere you want to feel good.
Which incense sticks should I use for meditation?
In principle, whatever you like is allowed. However, there are certain effects among incense sticks that are rather undesirable for your meditation. Some are best suited for meditation, others are not.
According to experience reports, the following incense sticks are best suited for meditation:
Sandalwood: For greater well-being and serenity.
Amber: Helps you let go of worries.
Jasmine: Has calming properties and makes you happy.
Pine: For calming the mind.
And you can certainly find many more meditation-enhancing sticks like these.