Benzoin comes in a clearly marked 3″ x 4″ resealable bag and weighs 1 ounce.
Planetary Association: Sun
Deities: Venus, Aphrodite, Mut
It smells like grape!!
Magical Properties: Prosperity, Purification. Magical Uses: An herb of purification, burned in incense to sanctify an area. The scent is also used to attract business when combined with basil, peony or cinnamon. Benzoin is often used as a base for incenses. It can be a substitute for storax, to which it is related.
Benzoin is associated with 2 of the Wiccan Sabbats. At Imbolc, it is a superior incense and at the Autumn Equinox to help understand the mysteries behind the turning of the seasons. Benzoin can help in understanding in learning to live with the Wheel of the Year, and also in regarding the natural cycles of change.
Benzoin is best used to provide focus and enhance concentration.It is a desirable herb for those seeking a journey into the astral world. Magickally, Benzoin promotes generosity and can open a closed spirit suffering from selfishness.
Magically, use Benzoin in an aroma lamp to clear and purify the home. For prosperity, blend 4 drops Basil Essential Oil, 7 drops Benzoin, and 4 drops Cinnamon Essential Oil with 1 oz. Carrier Oil of your choice. Use this blend in an Aroma Lamp, Bath Water, Body Perfume, or Sachet.
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