From the package, "The ancient art of making incense is the traditional masala method in which natural resins, flowers, spices, aromatic and medicinal herbs are blended with the natural glue to create these non-stick incense. By the properties of not having bamboo it gives the ritual smell as well as absence of choking. This is Tibetan aromatherapeutic incense based on the principle of the Buddhist system of medicine prevailed in ancient some 2500 years ago. This medicinal incense is formulated by Tibetan yogi (Guru). According to the formulation prescribed it is made from 25 aromatic herbs & spices some found only in the particular region of the Himalayas of Nepal. It is helpful for the meditation & relaxation for medical purposes. Keep in dry place. It burns for 45 minutes. It contains 25 sticks with 1 wooden Incense holder."