Kungyokudo Incense – Gion Maiko
60 sticks approx. in paper box (20g)
Stick length: 13.5cm (5.3″)
Made in Japan
Immediately uplifting and cheerful, Gion Maiko’s soft, sweet and luxurious blend of sandalwood is inspired by the innocent scent of a young Geisha’s kimono sleeve softly moving through the elegant neighbourhood of Gion.
- Aroma: Sweet, powdery and luxurious
- Mood: Gentle breeze in a bright sunny day
- Wood: Sandalwood
Refreshing to start your day, mood changing in the afternoon, relaxing before bed…, incense is for everyday life. Enjoy it at home, bring it with you on a journey, or offer fine incense as a gift to loved ones to mark seasonal occasions.
*Incense holders are available separately. Also recommended to be used with incense ash for an effortless presentation.
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In the third year of Bunroku era (1594), Kungyokudo, a long-established incense company, opened in front of Nishi Honganji temple and they served as an apothecary.
From that time, they have been serving many head temples of each school of Buddhism across Japan.
With more than 420 years history of heritage, Kungyokudo is Japan’s oldest incense supplier which has been making the scent for ceremonies and everyday life of each era.
While keeping the tradition and the unique skills of blending natural fragrances and medicinal plants nurtured over a long period of time, they create gentle scents and experience for the present lifestyle.
279 East 6th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5T 1J7
Phone: 604 423 3679
Tue ~ Sat: 11:00 ~ 18:00
Sun: 12:00 ~ 17:00