LOOKING FOR STICK INCENSE...
Is That With or Without The Stick?
|Stick incense comes to us from many different traditions (e.g. Indian, Japanese, Chinese, Tibetan, etc.). Their unique recipes, forms, and names grew out of their diverse social, medicinal and religious practices. So, it stands to reason that this one very general term could never adequately describe them all. |
To help clear the air about this term and how it's used let's take a look at the two basic types of sticks and some of their common synonyms: