Frankincense | 乳香

Frankincense | 乳香

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "NYUKOU". It is the resin of a tall, evergreen tree of the genus Boswellia in the oliva...

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Spikenard | 甘松

Spikenard | 甘松

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "KANSHOU". It is the dried roots and stems of a perennial alpine plant of the Phelloden...

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Turmeric | 鬱金

Turmeric | 鬱金

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "NYUKOU".   It is the rhizome of turmeric, a perennial herb of the ginger family. This ...

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Cuddy Shell | 貝香

Cuddy Shell | 貝香

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "KAIKOU". It is made from the powdered lids of conch shells from the east coast of Afri...

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Tabuko | 椨粉

Tabuko | 椨粉

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "TABUKO". It is the bark of a tall evergreen tree of the genus Tabunoki (Camellia sinen...

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Borneol | 龍脳

Borneol | 龍脳

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "RYUNOU". It is a large evergreen tree of the Dipterocarpaceae family. The dragon brain...

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Patchouli Leaves | 霍香

Patchouli Leaves | 霍香

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "KAKKOU". Its English name is "Patchouli" which is also used in essential oil. It is ma...

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Clove | 丁子

Clove | 丁子

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "CHOUJI". One of the raw materials for incense, it is read as "kakko" and its English n...

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Sandalwood | 白檀

Sandalwood | 白檀

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "BYAKUDAN".It is one of the raw materials for incense. Sandalwood is a semi-parasitic e...

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Agarwood | 沈香

Agarwood | 沈香

It is one of the raw materials for incense, and is read as "JINKOU". When an evergreen tree of the genus Aquilaria or Goriscyllus in the family Che...

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