Oudh incense sticks
These fragrance are commonly used and mostly appreciated by the people of middle-east and gulf region, they use it for meditation and religious purpose.
History and mythology:
The legendary agarwood or aloeswood or oudh as it is sometimes referred to, is one of the most mysterious and precious substances used in perfumery and meditational use. Even in biblical times it was highly sought after and had a reputation of being a supreme aphrodisiac incense ingredient. Its true origin lies in southeast Asia, where it is just as highly desired. What make this substance so precious and rare is that fact that the resin only develops as a pathological reaction to fungal infection of the heartwood.
Agarwood, or aloes wood or oudh as it is also called, is used in all spiritual traditions to achieve the highest States of consciousness during meditation and prayer. It is also highly valued as an aphrodisiac. Some sources believe that this effect is due to pheromone-type compounds present in the resin. Oudh raises the spiritual vibration and can be used in transcendental meditation and high magic. It neutralizes negative energy and stabilizes mind and emotions.