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Shielding.. the most important method of DIY protection against paranormal energies

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posted on Sep, 12 2014 @ 07:57 PM
a reply to: Shana91aus

Creating your own incense is as easy as growing and drying the herbs. Once you get some fresh cut herb of let's say, lavender. Hang the bushel somewhere upside down and let the herbs dry out. Once they are dry, remove the flowers/ leaves from the stalk/stem and place them into a mortar and pestle and ground the petals and leaves into a fine powder. Once prepared you can place the incense powder in an air tight container. Next you will need some self igniting charcoal, and a metal or stone incense cauldron to heat up the little bricks of charcoal. Once you light the charcoal in the incense burner and they are nice and hot, you just cast the ground herbal powder into the cauldron and let the smoke roll.


posted on Sep, 12 2014 @ 08:31 PM
a reply to: CirqueDeTruth

That's really cool, Cirque! I've never tried this, mainly due to lack of time. And when I do have time, it's because I'm "down" from my RA, so moving around is too painful.

(Grabbing my list of "Things to Do", and adding this too it.) Maybe I can do something like that during my next vacation.
Thanks for the tip, from you, and the others talking about making your own incense.

By the way, since I won't have time to dry the flowers when I'm off, does it work just as well to buy them already dried in a shop?

edit on 9/12/2014 by sled735 because: keys sticking! Darn dirty keyboard!!

posted on Sep, 13 2014 @ 12:11 AM
God bless randy and all his works he was so into ancient incenses.

he had a power that still permeates today

posted on Sep, 13 2014 @ 12:46 AM
a reply to: NephraTari

I am not sure I believe any of it any more. I think that all of the rituals/beliefs are comforters.

interesting thread though

posted on Sep, 16 2014 @ 01:49 PM

Be sure to call in tonight!

~ Cirque

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