What does incense do spiritually? In many religious practices, burning incense is believed to deepen our attention and empower our spiritual focus. The aroma of incense can help you tap in your spiritual connections. It calms the environment and your mind, cleansing the space for inner and outer journeys.
How long does incense linger? For example, a stick of incense may last between 50 and 90 minutes . When the incense is done burning, it’ll extinguish itself. Incense is naturally a fire hazard.
How to use incense?
- Place your incense stick in an appropriate incense burner that will collect the ash as it falls. Trim the stick as necessary to ensure a proper fit.
- Light the end of the incense stick until a flame is established.
- Gently extinguish by blowing or fanning out the flame.
How to store incense? No matter what type or scent of incense sticks you own, they should be stored in a cool, dry place out of direct sunlight and away from heat sources such as the stove or a heater.