Perfect for the incense lover! This assortment includes three soapstone incense holders and three packs of incense. Each incense holder is hand-carved by artisans in India and features detailed etchings. The three incense holders include: green elephant, grey heart, and elegant rectangular holder.
The stick incense is handmade in Nepal using traditional techniques and all-natural ingredients. Ten sticks are hand wrapped in environmentally-friendly lokta paper to make each pack. The incense flavor is Patchouli, a rich, exotic and slightly sweet aroma.
This makes a great ethical gift (or multiple gifts!).
Story behind the Art:
The region of Uttar Pradesh, India is known for it hand-carved stone crafts that have been passed down for generations. Artisans use hand tools to carve and smooth out the stone work
Due to the handmade nature, slight variations in size, color, shape, pattern, or other characteristics may be evident. Each piece is truly a unique work of art, lovingly crafted by hand.
Meet the Maker : Asha HandicraftsIndia has always been renowned for its rich silk fabrics, woodcarvings and carpets. However, many of these products are produced in conditions of abject poverty... read more