Smudging is a powerful cleansing ritual used by many native traditions around the world. The burning of certain herbs such as sage, lavender or cedar has been used for centuries for emotional, psychic, and spiritual purification or as a blessing for a person in need. Sage is a potent antiseptic, antioxidant, an excellent natural disinfectant. As even the happiest homes accumulate in time negative vibrations, it is good to smudge your home thoroughly at least several times a year. You can also smudge your officespace; as well as use smudging to clear your own energy, pets or the energy of other people. This smudge stick is 100% natural aromatic botanicals and is not harmful to the ecological system.