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- Nippon Kodo
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- stick incense cone incense resin incense herbal incense Japanese incense Nag Champa
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- Oedo-Koh: The Fragrance of Old Edo. Created by master incense artisans.
The luxurious “art of fragrance” gradually spread from royalty to citizens in the Edo period.
Enjoy the elegant aromas expressed brilliantly through these incense. Transcend yourself into a world of mystic and luxury.
Aloeswood is one of the most famous ingredients for incense and is used in many of Japan’s finer traditional incense formulas. Aloeswood is the most prized of all incense in the world and it is even more expensive than gold.
Aloeswood is so valued in Japanese culture that the word “kyara”, meaning aloeswood, is synonymous for "something wonderful" in the Japanese language.
Savor the deep, rich fragrance of aloeswood, prized by the people of old Edo as the most luxurious of fragrances. Aloeswood is also used for meditation purposes as it is said to have a great effect on the mind.
Incense enjoyment ceremonies were the practice of court nobles, feudal lords, aristocrats and the wealthy in ancient Japan. Incense was a fascination since then and frequently featured in Japanese traditional theater like Kabuki.
Transcend yourself in time through to the world during the Edo period where the culture of fragrances was at its peak and the Japanese experienced great excitement and vibrance.
Experience the fragrance and aroma to understand why it was the most highly prized of scents.
These incense are specially produced with traditional Japanese techniques, so there is no bamboo core for a clean burning and pure scent.
The stick type incense burns evenly, so its mild fragrance spreads constantly.
A good incense for a private room to enjoy the fragrance by yourself or an intimate tea session with friends.
Each box includes 60 incense sticks and a mini tin incense stand.
Each incense box includes an incense holder that resembles the stone pavements of Edo. Tin was a favored metal by the upper class during the Edo period. The tin incense stand included in the package can be washed with water and will last for a long time.
Comes in a petite and cute package.
Perfect as a gift on its own or 2-3 boxes as a set!
Great for any day as a refreshment after work, for relaxation, while you enjoy some reading, listening to music, during yoga, or just winding down in a hot bath.
Product size: Height 10.2 x Width 6.7 x Depth 2cm
Weight: Approx. 42g
Ingredients: Machilus thunbergi (base wood ingredient), fragrances
Made in Japan