Burning plants is a ritual that can have many different purposes. Juniper is an excellent herb to burn for protection, energy cleansing, strength, health & longevity. It is also known as a lucky herb, often used in spells for good fortune and prosperity, and to bring about abundance in a new home. As a resilient and ancient tree, juniper symbolizes wisdom and soundness. Its scent is a bit like pine-- it has a fresh, earthy, sweet and slightly spicy aroma.
- Practice fire safety and always allow your smudge stick to burn out in a vessel to catch the embers, such as an abalone shell or a fireproof bowl or plate.
- ~10.5" long, 2" thick