The incense is Charcoal incense. Charcoal is black, porous,carbonaceous material, produced by destruction distillation of wood and used as a fuel, filter, and absorbent. charcoal is used in sugar refining and in water and air purification. The burning of incense is a very old tradition. Incense is used in religious ceremonies and also to cure sickness and disease in ancient times. It is used to purify the air and create a fragrant and peaceful atmosphere. the burning of incense brings stimulation to the mind and senses. These are India's Hand Made incense sticks. They are Handmade from traditional recipes by the most skillful hands in India. The Incense is made from sandalwood, Aromatic Roots, herbs, Resins, and natural essential oils, blended with rich, exotic, sweet, and pleasant perfumes, and are excellent for use in all places. An unusual fragrance of depth and Mystery. The finest oils and the finest quality charcoal incense sticks are used.