As a smudge, the smoke from Rosemary emits powerful cleansing and purifying vibrations. Use this smudge stick to cleanse a space for rituals or ceremony. Clears negativity, promotes confidence and invigorates the mind. Because it can banish negative energies, this is an excellent herb to prepare the space and the mind. Promoting clarity, Rosemary deals with the mental aspect of your being and aids in the release of negative thought issues.
Rosemary is one of the oldest known incenses and is often burned to rid one of negative energy, increases creativity, awakens the heart and soul and can increase sensitivity. It has strong feminine energy and is also known to attract love.
Rosemary is the herb of remembrance and can be used for cleansing rituals, beauty spells, healing rites, to bring peace, to imbue with feminine empowerment and to protect with divine light.
Burning bundles of dried herbs - sometimes called smudge sticks - has been a part of many spiritual traditions dating back millennia and connects all traditional cultures, from the Native Americans to the Druids, from the Zulus to the Maoris, from Aboriginals to the Mayans, from the Chinese to the Balinese, all of which have age-old forms of cleansing and blessing rituals.
Ways to use a smudge stick:
Light the smudge stick walk in a large circle, stopping at East, South, West and North to create a sacred space for magic within the circle.
Light the bundle and walk through the rooms of a home or other building to cleanse, protect or imbue the space with energy.
Light the bundle and waft the smoke over your body or someone else's for a spiritual cleanse or for imbuing.
Wave the smoke over ritual tools or objects that you wish to bless.