Himalayan Tibetan Dhoop Rope Incense Raw incense powder twisted into ropes of handmade paper. This is a natural incense formulated for peace, meditation, prayer, relaxation, and pleasure. There are 45-50 rope strands per package and all natural ingredients were used including Himalayan herbs including Sandalwood. No wooden sticks, glues or dyes. Handmade in Nepal. Choices are: Nag Champa Dhoop Rope Incense - 45 ropes per package (approx 4 inches in length) Sal Dhoop Rope Incense - 50 ropes per package (approx 5 inches in length, much thicker) Sandalwood Dhoop Rope Incense - 45 ropes per package (approx 4 inches in length) Nag Champa is a wonderful aid to meditation and may be used as a general magickal incense. Its heavenly blend of florals and Sandalwood stimulate spiritual awareness, while helping keep you grounded in the here and now. Sal Dhoop rope incense is sometimes called string incense. Sal dhoop incense (from the resin of the Sal tree) is prepared by hand and is used for the healing of mental tension.