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Balaji Chandanam

Balaji’s Chandanam is a disappointment. Unlit, the wood powder coated stick is very smelly: creamy sandalwood with a big lime based toilet cleaner accord… Yikes! Burning of course did not improve things. 32 more words

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Auroshikha Frankincense and Myrrh

Auroshikha Natural Resin Incense in Frankincense and Myrrh does indeed smell natural. Unfortunately the quality of the resins is very poor and the resulting incense smells awful. 69 more words

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Shroff Vanilla Balsam take 2

The last time I reviewed Shroff Vanilla Balsam, it struck me as dry and didn’t really appeal to me. Now I find it delightfully light and crisp with a subtle sweetness and soft vanilla presence. 172 more words

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YULE INCENSE

HOMEMADE INCENSE HOUSE BLENDS

All ingredients should be thoroughly dried and ground to a powder before blending with a mortar and pestle

When incense are homemade they are much more powerful in their scent… 75 more words

WITCHCRAFT

ON THE ART OF JAPANESE INCENSE, AND ZEN BY SHISEIDO (2001)

In ‘Japanese Cultural Code Words: 233 Key Terms That Explain the Attitudes and Behaviour of the Japanese’, author Boye Lafayette de Mente talks of the ‘grave beauty’ of Japan and its … 18 more words

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Silence Eleven

Carpe Diem Winter Retreat 2016
Find the Silence – 11
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incense burns
spirits of ancestors pray
empty church

Carpe Diem

2016/11/24: One more day

I survived today without screaming or alprazolam or any other form of stress. I took green tea to work and burn jasmine incense and I’ve been holding on to my inner strength and hoping the more I do this the stronger it will get. 41 more words