Japanese Incense 101


With centuries of refinement, the subject of Japanese incense is as rich as it is fragrant. The appreciation of Japanese incense has a learning curve that is as steep or as gradual as an individual's own tastes. Our Japanese 101 series is intended to help provide greater information and understanding as you progress along this fragrant path.

Japanese Incense 101:

    I. The Origins of Japanese Incense Culture:

        II. Japanese Incense Ingredients:

        III. Listening to Incense:

        IV. Enjoying Japanese Incense:

        V. Selecting Japanese Incense