Opoponax Resin (Commiphora erythrea) - Somalia
Brand : Scents of Earth
Brand new! Highly resinous and a delightful addition to your blends or with frankincense!
Opoponax gum resin (Commiphora erythrea), also known as "Hagar", from Somalia, also known as "sweet myrrh" and "bisabol myrrh", has an earthy-sweet, balsamic fragrance when used as incense. King Solomon regarded opoponax as one of the "noblest" of all incense gums. Various cultures used opoponax to guard against negative influences, strengthen the senses, to increase awareness and intuition.
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