Kungyokudo Incense – Uji Matcha
60 sticks approx. in paper box (20g)
Made in Japan
Stick length: 13.5cm (5.3″)
Sweet and smooth, a beautiful blend of green tea powder and soft sandalwood, Uji Matcha suggests a deep aroma of matcha green tea that smells almost good enough to taste. With the bright green colour of tea fields, it is accented by a subtle touch of bitterness that comes naturally from the nourishing tea leaves.
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.