Kungyokudo Shikoh Incense Set – Vermilion
Assortment of 19 Kungyokudo incense sticks & brass incense holder
Packaging: 15 x 8cm
Made in Japan
Out of stock
Inspired by the landmarks and unique natural qualities of Kyoto, these unique sets include an assortment of 6 Kungyokudo scents & a brass incense holder.
All Kungyokudo’s incense sticks are made from natural ingredients using proprietary & traditional incense recipes blended with a touch of modern fragrance.
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.
Sweet, Elegant, Luxurious, this Vermilion set includes;
- City of Sakai 101 (Purple)
- Kitayama Rose (Deep red)
- Ohara Cosmos (Red)
- Kitano Red Plum (Pink)
- Daigo Cherry Blossom (Light pink)
- Gion Maiko (Yellow)
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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.