Heavy, earthy and sweet, the Vetiver aroma has a balancing effect on the mind and body. It helps improve concentration, organise scattered thoughts and overcome intellectual fatigue. It balances all three doshas - Vata, Pitta and Kapha. In the Ayurvedic tradition, Ushira or Vetiver is also often used as a natural sleep aid and mood enhancer. It helps calm tension, reduce anxiety and depression.Omved Ayurvedic incense are Masala incense referring to the traditional incense making technique of Vedic India. A masala or mixture of 100% natural aromatic botanicals (no charcoal) are rolled into natural bamboo sticks as compared to dip incense in which sticks of charcoal are dipped into synthetic fragrance or essential oils. Infused with the abundance of nature these aromatic ingredients combine to produce a smooth, slow-burning incense. The result is a fresh and fragrant breath of conscious bliss.Length:stick 20 cm & incenses 17cms. Burn time: 30-35 minutes Hand rolled natural bamboo sticks into a masala (spice mix) containingnag Vetiver (Vetiveria zizanioides) in a propreitary base of Jeegat (natural bark) and other aromatic herbs, resins and essential oils.Our classic Ayurvedic incense do not contain synthetic fragrances, glue, toxic fillers or burners, charcoal or dung. We not use apply the dipping technique, thus creating non-toxic incense sticks, suitable for indoor use. Suitable for indoor use, safe for children, elderly and pets. To light the cored incense:Place the stick with the non-coated end on a heat-resistant surface, such as a trivet or ceramic tile. Hold a lit match or a lighter flame to the coated end of the incense for ten seconds or more till it lights. Blow out the incense flame and let it begin to smolder. The incense stick will smoke light gray to white in color.Never leave burning incense unattended.When done, you can use the ash as combust for your plants.