Incense sticks, colloquially called "Dhup" or "Agarbattt are used in most Indian households, and in substantial quantities in temples, and religious functions. Incense sticks are available in different fragrance. Production of incense sticks is a labour intensive process.
Indian incenses are also used for medicinal purposes and in aromatherapy to provide with health benefits. These incenses when burnt offer with a strong aroma which is very useful as it acts as a medicine of depression, stress, anxiety. These fragrances help in soothing of the body and the soul and diseases like ulcer pains, diarrhoea, fevers and stomach virus infections are cured. These fragrances are very useful in maintaining the balance of the human body. Indian incenses are widely used in religious and spiritual practices as these are effective in creating a soothing ambiance to offer the sacred prayer to God.
Indian incenses are really very effective and helpful but these should never be unattended. A safe plate should be used to burn these incenses so that the positive effects produced can be cherished. For more information about differnt types of incense sticks, dhoop batti and agarbatti