Updated: Feb 19, 2022
Sage Bundle is meant to be used for a ritual/practice called smudging – a spiritual practice where you clear the energy fields of a person, place, or thing using a piece of burning Palo Santo and/or Sage. Each of our Sage bundles come with one White Sage stick, one Palo Santo stick, and one raw crystal that is subject to change.
SAGE: Burning sage — also known as smudging — is an ancient
spiritual ritual. Smudging has been well established as a Native American cultural or tribal practice, although it is not practiced by all groups. We have the traditions of many Native American peoples to thank for its use. Sage purifies/cleanses/empowers the person, place, or thing being smudged and dispels any negative energy. Benefits of sage- mood upliftment, better quality of sleep, and a boost in cognition & energy levels.
PALO SANTO: Palo Santo, which means “holy wood” or “wood of the saints”, is a mystical tree that grows on the coast of South America and is related to Frankincense, Myrrh, and Copal . Burning these sticks is a sacred practice used by Indigenous communities of the Andes to cleanse their space and ward off evil spirits. Once the wood sticks are burned, the smoke is believed to clear negative energy and restore tranquility and calm emotions. Burning these sticks is a sacred practice used by Indigenous communities of the Andes to cleanse their space and ward off evil spirits. Benefits of Palo Santo: used as a natural remedy for colds and flu, relieves stress (calming), asthma, headaches, anxiety, and depression. Also great before meditating as it really helps us get relaxed and connected to ourselves.
Smudge Instructions THE ART OF SMUDGING To begin, apply a flame to the stick until the smoke rises clearly and let the flame subside naturally. Hold the stick long ways in your power hand. It is important to set your intention prior to smudging person, place, or thing.When smudging a room, begin at the primary entrance and continue clockwise around the room until you’re back at your starting point. We’ve included a cleansing blessing in your gift box to assist you in your smudge cleansing. Always smudge with care. Trendy Marketplace Gemstones is not responsible for incidents that occur when smudging