Smudging is an ancient tradition practiced by many indigenous cultures throughout the world. To smudge is to purify people, places, spaces and objects with a cleansing 'bath' of smoke from burning herbs. Smudging is used for prayer, rituals and ceremonies.
This kit is great for beginners or as a "travel kit"!
The kit includes:
Note: There may be minor flaws/imperfections and variations in the feathers and shells as they are products of Nature.
White Sage from the mountains of California (Salvia apiana) - This plant will drive out negative energies, spirits and influences. Use this as a smudge to purify people, places and tools before any sacred ceremony. Many people prefer white sage because of the sweeter aroma it gives off. White sage is usually found in the higher mountain areas of the south west.
White Sage and Lavender are combined in this smudge stick. White sage is for cleansing and purifying. Lavender restores balance and creates a peaceful atmosphere. It also draws loving energy and spirits.
Abalone Shell- These silvery and iridescent abalone shells are for burning cone or resin incense. This shell is a colorful shell that incorporates the beautiful colors of the Sea. It is intimately connected to the element of Water and represents the tides of emotion.
Turkey Feather Fan - The Feather is for fanning and directing the sacred Sage smoke. It is also a representation of the Air element. Theses are naturally molted feathers from our wild flock. These smudge fans consists of feathers wrapped in leather lace and finished with beads. Each fan contains one tail or wing feather and one fluff feather.