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Incense, Meditation & The Bhagavad Gita

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Incense, Meditation & The Bhagavad Gita

Here at Sacred Elephant we burn a lot of incense during meditation and we meditate a lot. The benefits of meditation are no secret, and this ancient practise is becoming increasingly utilised within our modern society- even in our mainstream, it's benefits extolled by celebrities, musicians, athletes like Kobe Bryant and Novak Djokovic as well as medical and education experts! We hear about a variety of types for a variety of purposes; there seem to be as many different styles as there are different people. if we look to its Eastern source though we can learn more about the depth it's practise has...

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Burning Incense #1

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Burning Incense  #1

You'll find us burning incense a lot here at Sacred Elephant and recently we've been playing. Without a doubt our favourite scent is Agarwood more commonly known as Oud. The resin from the assam agar tree that we use is one of the most expensive natural raw ingredients in the world and has been cherished in the East for thousands of years. We know the effects it has on our moods and see it as a reliable go to fragrance that never fails, we've been wondering though. How can we enhance this experience? The afore mentioned playtime. After weeks of messing...

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Incense back in Vogue

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Incense back in Vogue

Incense is enjoying somewhat of a resurgence of late and it’s not coming from the source you may immediately think of. Since the 60’s incense has been generally but incorrectly seen as the domain of hippy culture. Often used to cover the wafts of more nefarious herbal products. Not any more. Vogue magazine recently ran a series of articles noting that incense is appealing to a new generation of users. A generation savvy to the importance of natural products in their lives, that are moving away from the modern chemical fragrances seen on the high street and looking back to natural,...

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We need to tell more stories.

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We need to tell more stories.

Wanted to share this clip by Jay Shetty with you all today. It kinda resonated with me this morning, hope it does with you too. You Can find more by Jay on his InvisibleWorld youtube channel  

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Memories

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Memories

I had an unexpected experience today. Walking into a store a waft of fragrance hit me and just like that I was remembering my first trip to Vrindavan, a small town in India. I can't pinpoint where I first smelt this particular fragrance or even what it was but it permeated that first of many visits to Vrindavan.  18 years ago I was 22 and trying my best to take in as much as I could of India, it's colourful culture and my emotional response to it all. I didn't take any pictures on that month long trip as I...

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