Used for cleansing, clarity and protection and is sacred to the indigenous cultures of the Central and South Americas. It is written in the Mayan “Book of Wisdom” that copal was extracted from the tree of life by the divine god of the earth and given to humans as a gift. The Incas assigned copal resin to the sun and burned it on golden plates.
Ethically harvested in the Great Amazonian Rainforest.
The tin contains 75g of both resin pieces and resin powder.
Copal benefits can be a useful ally in combating the everyday blues, as it helps to brighten your aura and leave you feeling emotionally lighter.
It has a clean, light, woody scent similar to pine or turpentine, almost fruity or citrus at times.
It is great incense for clearing negative energies and making positive changes. An extremely positive and loving energy, copal can help one to feel more content and peaceful with life, but also can aid in making changes when life is not as wonderful as it could be.
Copal unites the energizing force of the sun with the grounding transmute properties of earth.
The mediator between heaven and earth, between the matter and the spirit, between alive and dead, bond of union of the human with the father mother creator, element that transports prayers to the scope of the divine.
The Resin of copal comes from the tree of the genus Bursera Bipinnata, in nahuatl language receives the name of copalquahuitl and the resin of copalli.
The Copal is highly appreciated from a mystical and ritualistico point of view, and even medicinal.
The Aromatic essence of the copal, the pleasant smell that emerges from this resin, has been associated with the divine offering, to the great ceremonies. The Clear search for connection of the human being with the creator principle of life, was thought to be led by the white smoke of the copal.
The Copal is a very important material in ritual uses, the smoke that rises as the fire transforms the essence of things, represents a bond of union, communication between heaven and earth.
In the old anáhuac the copal symbolized incorruptibility and immortality. His pleasant perfume is real but elusive, so it represents the realm of spiritual. The Smoke, according to this thought, is the place by which the dare transit.
In a therapeutic use the copal heals the diseases produced by cold and humidity, as well as calm the headaches and the so-called strangulation of the womb.
In other uses the copal can be used smeared on the skin, as a poultice on fractures and also to swelling. Relieves problems associated with the airway and certain ronqueras. Applying a drop of hot copal can suppress the pain of a tooth.
It is a very important material in ritual uses, the smoke that rises as the fire transforms the essence of things, represents a bond of union, communication between heaven and earth.
It has been compared to the smoke of the copal and its perfume, to the same soul that rises to the divine plane. The Clear search for connection of the human being with the creator principle of life, was thought to be led by the white smoke of the copal.