Palo Santo Smudging Sticks
- 5 sticks
- 4 inches each
- Sourced from licensed, renewable provider
Palo Santo is one of the simplest and most versatile remedies for removing negative energy and smudging. Burning can be done in conjunction with meditation, as part of a smudging ritual or throughout the day using an incense burner. Palo Santo is Spanish for "holy wood" and is a sacred tree which grown in select parts of South America. This sacred wood has been used for centuries by shamans in ritual prayer, ceremonies, healing and cleansing. It traces back to the Incan Empire used for ritualistic medicine and used by shamans and healers for it's metaphysical properties of purification and clearing of negative energies. Rich in brain-oxygenating terpenes such as limonene and a-terpineol, Palo Santo has an uplifting and positive effect. It's believed to cleanse to a person’s energy field, thereby enhancing their ability to deflect and repel negative energies as well as raising your positive vibrations in preparation for meditation. It's also been known for it’s grounding and focusing effect which can enhance creativity, productivity and increase good fortune.
Going away from the energy side of things, Palo Santo's also proven to be an effective natural alternative to insect repellant. Additionally it smells incredible, and can be used instead of scented candles or essential oils. Palo Santo's scent is hard to describe, but once you have smelled it, you sense it everywhere. It is a citrusy green, woodsy comforting scent. So whatever your belief, Palo Santo definitely helps to create a positive and soothing atmosphere.