Let nature enter through your ears, eyes, nose, mouth, hands, and feet. Smell, touch and look. Drink in the flavour of the forest and release your sense of joy and calm. Let the healing power of the forest embrace you. Appreciate the stillness and silence of the woods and spend some time.
These woods take you through some of the Wicklow Way’s most glorious landscape, spanning from the famous Ballinastoe woods, the trails take you to heights above Lough Tay the famous Guinness lake. The scent of the deep wood leaves you mesmerised as the trail unfolds, making this the perfect match for our famous luxury hand-rolled Agarwood incense blend.
In Chinese medicine, Agarwood is used to treat the digestive system, relieve spasms, regulate the vital organs, relieve pain, treat halitosis and support the kidney. It is used to ease tightness in the chest, reduce abdominal pain, stop vomiting, treat diarrhoea and relieve asthma. All parts of the Agar tree can be used and are beneficial especially in the field of medicine, Agarwood has anti-cancer properties and anti-depressant properties in its extract. Spiritually Agarwood is highly psychoactive and offers intention to spiritual journeys, enlightenment, clarity and grounding. Buddhists use it for the transmutation of ignorance. Tibetan monks use it to bring energy to the centre and calm the mind and spirit.
“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.”