Wild Green Hojari Sacred Frankincense Resins from Oman
Boswellia Sacra Green Hojari Sacred Frankincese resin incense with small to medium tears. Also called Royal Green Hojari Frankincense resin.
Colour varies from lime green, clear, opaque, and darker green.
Medical / Medicinal / Therapeutic grade – safe to ingest. You can chew the pieces directly, or soak in water for a few hours or overnight, then drink (about 3-4 small pieces to 2 Litres of boiled or purified water).
From ancient times, people have been using sacred green frankincense to help with digestion and to strengthen immune system, thanks to its antifungal, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties, among other things.
Burning frankincense as incense is a common practice in many religious rituals for it is said to chase away bad/negative spirits and entities. It’s purifying, calming, relaxing, and so commonly used for meditation.
As incense, you can put it straight on top of lit charcoal, or put alu foil in between. You can also use essential oil burner (with candles) for a cleaner feeling.
The aroma of these green hojari frankincense resin is strong, you only need a tiny amount to scent the house, about your little finger’s nail size would suffice.
Oman frankincense is widely known as the best in quality, and the green hojari is considered the superior variety, so treat yourself to some of these prized pieces of ancient aroma while it’s still available.
This variety is also known to be the Sacred Frankincense, and is the same one that used to be harvested only Sultans (Royal family).
How to use frankincense resin as incense:
- With charcoal: take a piece of charcoal, then light a corner. Put in a suitable incense burner, and wait for approximately 2 minutes (or until all the charcoal is heated thoroughly and evenly). Then put a piece, or a few pieces on top of hot coal. Sit back and enjoy as the aroma fills the room.
If the aroma is too strong for you, you might want to try putting the frankincense pieces/tears on a piece of alu foil. So, put the alu foil on top of hot charcoal, then put the frankincense piece(s) on top.
- With electric burner/melts warmer/oil burner: put a few pieces of frankincense where you would put oil/melts. Turn the candle/electric burner on, and enjoy as the aroma fills the room.