Palo Santo / Sacred Wood Smudge
Sustainably Sourced / Ancestral / Visionary / Ethically Wild crafted
Palo Santo, a mystical tree that grows near the coast of South America and is related to Frankincense, Myrrh and Copal. Palo santo is known as “Holy Wood - Tree of Life” in Spanish language.
You should us palo santo wood smudge to Cleanse Your Energy Field, Find Calm Within, Deepen Your Connection to the Earth. For centuries the indigenous people of the Andes have used palo santo for spiritual work and energy cleansing.
Palo Santo is traditionally used to purify the air from bacteria, more than that, to clear bad energy and spirits that stagnate within spaces.
Furthermore, this ‘holy wood’ is also commonly used for relieving common colds, flu symptoms, stress, asthma, headaches, anxiety, depression, inflammation, emotional pain and more. The oil can be used intentionally during massage work to seal intentions while calling in Spirit Allies for support and protection as well.
This palo santo wood is 100% sustainably and harvested grown in Peru. It is derived directly from the Lambayeque - Chiclayo Región in northern Peru. They ethically harvest these naturally fallen aged trees, while replanting in the wild. BE AWARE that not all palo santo is ethically harvested from naturally fallen and dead trees.
This source aim to provide sustainable palo santo to support the preservation of native lands, and culture that surrounds the sacred and ceremonial harvest of this sacred tree. Supporting proper harvesting supports the preservation of indigenous lands and consciousness.
How to use:
Burn palo santo sticks or use the charcoal for ritual smudging.
Use a candle, match or lighter to ignite the wood of Palo Santo. Hold at about a 45 degree angle, pointing the tip down toward the flame. Allow it to burn for about 30 seconds to 1 minute and then blow out the flame. Move the smoking wood around your body field/space while saying prayer with intention to clear your aura or energy field, do this from head to feet. Use the smudge wood to move around your workspace, home, yard, car, or anywhere you would like to clear the energy. The rich smell of PS will also bring peace and clarity to the moment along with good feelings. When finished, place the wood in a fire proof bowl of metal, glass or clay. The glow will end on its own unless you blow on the ember which will keep the smoke going.