Smudge sticks made from white sage from the coastal mountains of California. This is a broad leaf sage which is prized for its strong aromatic properties. California White Sage has been used by Native Americans for thousands of years for cleansing, purifying ones self and others as well as an area of space through the technique of smudging.
These 3 to 4 inch long sticks come in a package of 3. They are approximately 1inch in diameter.
About Smudge Sticks Native American smudge incense sticks are used for purifying the atmosphere, dispersing negativity and protection. Smudges put out a lot of soothing smoke. Very refreshing, relaxing, clearing --- like traveling through the clouds...Potent and purifying.
To burn a smudge stick - just light the tip, blow it out and either wave in air or place in a glass or metal container (one that will not burn) with sand or salt placed therein to hold the smudge upright. To extinguish, invert smudge into the sand or salt to smother. Smudges put out a lot of soothing smoke.