I will certainly give it a try based on this…
Given this discovery of medicinal smoke’s potent cleansing properties on aerosol microbes, we might look at Smudging’s traditional use as a cleanser of ‘evil spirits’ or ‘negative energy’ as less like a primitive projection and more like a metaphor for its very real antiseptic properties. This does not, of course, take away from its ‘cleansing’ effects upon the body’s subtler energy systems.
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*Smudging: Smudging is a traditional that goes back thousands of years. When you perform a smudging ritual you are plugging in to an ancient, powerful line of spiritual tradition. A smudge stick is a bundle of dried herbs that are often bound with string and usually rather small that are burned – traditionally as part of a ritual or ceremony. Plants that are often used include sage and sweetgrass. Sage drives away negative energies and influence, and sweetgrass attracts positive energy to the space from which the negative energy was banished.