Rose incense has a sweet and confident fragrance that can bring a deeper element to our emotions. Rose increases love, compassion and devotion and gives a sense of security and spiritual attunement. It promotes sleep, reduces anger, is gently anti-depressive, calms strife and instills a feeling of peace, happiness and confidence.
Simply put, burning lavender incense will cleanse everything it touches. For your mind, lavender incense can balance the emotions and clean the negative thoughts inside-out. When you have spent a day outside, radiation to the evil eye can hamper your mood. This is technical and can be practically removed by a lavender smudge with the incense.
Patchouli is most often used in protection, love, lust and fertility magic, although it’s also a powerful money attractor. Fertility doesn’t always have to be linked to child bearing. There are many, many people who choose not to have children, and the magickal properties of patchouli work wonderfully for them too. One simply has to broaden ones ideas of what fertility is and relates to. In my opinion, anything that you want to grow could benefit from some patchouli magick.
In the West, frankincense and myrrh have been used as incense in religious and cultural ceremonies since ancient times; in traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine. They are powerful cleansing and healing agents to banish negative energies and to protect and purify.
Nag Champa is a sacred incense. Nag Champa can be burned for many of the same reasons as Sandalwood. It can be used to sanctify or purify an area. It’s also a good general purpose incense for spiritual matters. This includes acts like meditation and seeking spiritual enlightenment or evolution.