White Sage (Salvia Apiana) has been considered sacred by Native Americans for thousands of years and has been used to drive away bad energy, cleanse and purify persons and places through the technique of smudging. Lavender, well know for its medicinal qualities as well as its powers of protection and cleansing, symbolizes purity and cleanliness. It works to soothe and calm people by restoring emotional balance. It also opens the heart chakra and attracts loving energy. Fresh earthy White Sage and sweet herbaceous Lavender combine in these sticks for a highly aromatic experiance, creating a peaceful, harmonious atmosphere and enabling a greater ease of relaxation.