Nado Poizokhang brings you another fine quality Bhutanese incense traditionally used for the Riwo Sangcho offering. They are prepared according to the formulation prescribed by Pema Karpo, the great yogi of the Drukpa Kagyu lineage. It is hand manufactured with the utmost care and strict compliance with an age-old traditional method and natural ingredients.
Many of these ingredients grow at more than 4000 m in the Himalayas. Collecting is undertaken by yak herders as they move their herds up and down the mountains searching for summer and winter pastures as well as families who live permanently high in the remote Himalayas.
Weight: 320 grams with the box
About 30 sticks
Comes in a light wood box that can be used as an incense holder.
clove, nutmeg, saffron, red and white sandalwood, and a wealth of herbal medicinal ingredients.
It can be burnt at any time, however, it is particularly designated to be used during meditation and ritual.
About the producer:
Nado Poizokhang is the oldest and the largest hand-made incense sticks manufacturer in Bhutan. It was a government-owned unit until the early 1990s. When the Royal Government started privatising organizations, the unit started commercialising its products. This family business is now providing employment for 15 poor, uneducated, and underprivileged people. They work closely with the Community Based Sustainable Management of Medicinal Plants Project that educates collectors on the sustainable collection and cultivation of the natural products that they use.