Handcrafted near Cusco, Peru on a small farm committed to community development and Quechua traditions, Espiritus del Ande Incense is a 100% natural product, hand crafted from plants & resins native to The Andes Mountains.
The main ingredients: Palo Santo & Wiraqoya are known throughout the land as medicines for cleansing, purification, & good fortune. The lighting of the incense represents our intention and prayer, being released into the energy field to come forth & manifest. They are produced with loving hands, carefully holding a meditative space while they blend and shape the sticks. They are then dried and packaged in handmade boxes. They are made by local natives in Southern Peru, it is a Fair Trade project with people receiving a living wage & working in a cooperative environment.
The Palo Santo & Wiraqoya shown here have been used for thousands of years to promote spiritual & physical health. They are both native to the Andes Mountains.
Blue Box - Copal:
Copal is a resin found inside petrifying forests deep in the jungles of the America's. Copal has many incredible healing properties; cleansing, purification & protection. It was kept burning atop the pyramids of the Aztec & Maya.
To use: Break off a small piece and burn in a smudge bowl, abalone shell, or burn-safe dish.