Kungyokudo Shikoh Incense Set – Kouboku
Assortment of 36 incense sticks & 1 brass incense holder
Packaging: 11.5 x 16.2cm
Made in Japan
Stick length: 13.5cm
Out of stock
Set of four types of high-grade incense sticks made from rare fragrant trees. These luxurious incense are produced only in limited areas.
Comes with a brass incense holder that imitates the Kungyokudo’s logo, the assortment makes a wonderful gift. Contains nine sticks of each type, 36 sticks in total.
Kouboku Shikoh Set includes;
- Tenjo Kyara Aloeswood: a deep and woody fragrance made from the rare and fragrant Kyara tree in Vietnam.
- Shamu Aloeswood: a subtly sweet and complex fragrance made from Vietnamese spiritual aloeswood, reminiscent of the abundant grace of the earth.
- Tani Aloeswood: a graceful and refined fragrance that offers a calm aroma blended with the subtle yet spicy fragrance of Indonesian Aloeswood.
- Rozan Sandalwood: a woody and sweet fragrance made from the highest quality Indian Sandalwood. Creates a deep and majestic scent that feels refreshing in spring and summer, and brings warmth to fall and winter.
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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.
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