A fresh, cool fragrance, reminiscent of a breeze passing through an ancient pine forest.
New from Shoyeido! Introducing Overtones - a new line of pure, uplifting fragrances. Enjoy Sandalwood, the pure, earthy core ingredient of unforgettable fragrance products for millennia.
Resinous frankincense, an aromatic wonder of nature, engenders feelins of faith and devotion.
Sitting Zen is a perfect companion for meditation and quiet reflection. A calming blend of sandalwood, clove and cinnamon provides a respectful, unobtrusive atmosphere. The extra thickness of Zen incense blends requires a holder with a larger hole. Shoyeido's 5" Round Incense Holders are designed to accommodate the thickness of our Zen sticks, as are our Four-Hole Round Incense Holders.
A combination of floral notes and cinnamon for an unusual and evocative scent. Available in two economically priced options.
An elegant blend of fine sandalwood and herbs. King's Aroma exudes the sophistication and ease of a bygone era.
A refreshing scent of Aloeswood. Inspirational, uplifting. 5.25" long. Approximate burning time: 30 minutes per stick.
In the year 538 CE, Japanese incense came to Japan from China along with Buddhism. From that point on, incense would become an important facet of Japanese culture. The use and tradition of Japanese incense has evolved over fifteen centuries from it's humble begginings, to the refined and sensitive art that it is today. Appreciation of incense peaked with the refined world of the Incense Ceremony, called Kodo (the "way of incense'). Kodo is considered one of the three classical Japanese arts of refinement, along with Tea Ceremony and flower arrangement.
A unique blend of sandalwood and tea leaves creates a playful scent, evoking memories of happiness and a light-hearted mood. 30 sticks - 5.25" (13.5 cm) long, plus a biodegradable incense holder. Approximate burning time: 30 minutes per stick. Ingredients: Tea Leaves, Sandalwood (Santali lignum), Clove (Caryophylli flos), Vanilla (Vanilla fructus) and spices.