TrilokaWooden Incense HolderwithVine & FlowerDesign - 10"Triloka'sWooden Incense Holder with Vine and Flower Designis handmade from sustainable, responsibly harvested woods by Triloka's Fair Trade cottage industry partners. The banana shape of Triloka's Wooden Incense Holder with Vine & Flower Designis the original modern incense holder developed over 20 years ago. Triloka's artisans have created intricate, decorativebrass inlays in the wood. Triloka's Wooden Incense Holder with Vine & Flower Design measures ten (10) inches in length. Triloka's Wooden Incense Stands Most of Triloka's Wooden Incense Stands are made in India from Sheesham wood, an inexpensive hardwood which is commercially grown. The harvesting process is carefully monitored by the Indian government and it is actually illegal for anyone other than foresters to cut down a living tree. The manufacturer of these items is a small cottage industry with three generations of wood crafters. Designs are enhanced by carving, saw work, and brass or wood inlay.Aromatherapy and the Triloka Difference Aromatherapy is an ancient science of alternative healing that uses the positive influence of aroma on the mind and body to promote helpful mental and physical healing effects. Triloka provides a complete line of natural aromatherapy products and accessories. Triloka herbal stick and cone incense, essential oils, anointing oils and smudges are of the highest quality from natural sources. Triloka's unique handmade incense holders, soapstone diffusers and smudge vessels provide a complete solution to your aromatherapy healing program. The holistic healing science of aromatherapy dates back to ancient times when healers used plants to heal the body and lift the emotions. Aromatherapy uses several mediums of delivery to achieve this end. Incense, essential oils, perfume oils and anointing oils are all avenues to achieve a healing balance both physically and mentally.