How To Use Palo Santo?
Palo santo has been used for spiritual practices since the beginning of time. It was used in ancient rituals and medicinal practices. In reality, it is very easy to incorporate it into your daily life. Here are three easy ways to use palo santo and enjoy its benefits.1. For energy cleansing
If you like to clear negative energy from your space and mind, you should certainly get palo santo sticks for your next ritual.
The sacred smoke of palo santo will help reset your mind and surroundings. Simply light a stick of palo santo and let it burn for a minute. Then blow it out and let it smoke. Walk around the room or the house to allow the smoke to spread well in the entire space. You can even open the closets to cleanse every nook and cranny. As you are walking around the house, say words of gratitude.
You can also cleanse crystals
using palo santo. To do this, simply light the wood stick and hold it in one hand. Hold the crystal in your other hand and allow the smoke to drift around the crystal and cleanse it.
In fact, you can use these sticks to cleanse any of your ritual objects, including tarot cards
. 2. For meditation
Due to its powerful properties to calm the nervous system, palo santo can be efficiently used to prepare your mind and body for meditation. Light a palo santo stick and let it burn for 30-45 seconds. Blow it out and place it in a heatproof dish or an incense burner. As the aroma of the holy wood fills the room, you will be calm and ready to start your meditation practice.3. For aromatherapy
Just like sage sticks, you can use palo santo sticks for aromatherapy to help with stress and anxiety. As these sticks burn, their scent helps calm you emotionally and spiritually. Aside from calming the nerves, palo santo also helps improve your mood and reduce tension. Palo santo sticks and essential oil can both be used for aromatherapy.