Tsurpu Monastery No. 1 ‘Red’ Incense
The aroma of this premium incense is pure and refreshing, without being intrusive or ‘heavy’. Produced in accordance with the ancient Kagyu tradition, Tsurpu Monastery Grade 1 Red is used as a holy offering. It contains no artificial ingredients and has been empowered by the Dharma King, Karmapa. Includes medicinal herbs, Ganden medicinal herbs, nectar pills, Tsurpu holy water, musk, white and purple sandalwood, saffron, crocus.
Tsurpu Monastery was founded in the twelfth century. It is a branch of the Kagyupa tradition and considered the most important Kagyu monastery and seat of the Karmapa lineage. Their members are known as the Black Hats after the Second Karmapa was presented with one by Kublai Khan. The Karmapa were the first order to institute the system of reincarnated lamas — a tradition later adopted by the Gelugpa school.
Approx. 35 sticks per pkg | 23cm x 2.5mm | Approx. 48g