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Lokta Rope Incense Set

Give the gift of a cleansed space with this incense gift set. Contains 4 sets of incense ropes in different blends including Sandalwood/Holy Basil/Cardamon, Agur/Saldhoop, Kum-Kum/Valarian/Licorice and Juniper/Greater Cardamon. The Lokta Rope Incense Set comes with a traditionally fired incense holder handcrafted by artisans in Nepal. It features a black clay turtle set into a clay dish. It gets its color from the firing process, resulting in unique color and texture variations. The incense ropes are to be inserted in the holes in the turtle's shell so scents of your choice can cleanse and fill your space.

HANDCRAFTED IN NEPAL

  • Materials: Lokta rope incense, clay incense holder, lokta paper gift box with cord tie and button closure.
  • Due to the handcrafted nature of our products, slight variations in size, shape or color may occur.
  • Box: 5sq"x2.5"H, Turtle incense holder: 4.5"D
  • Includes turtle incense holder and 60 total lokta incense ropes (4 sets of 15) in a lokta paper gift box.
  • Handcrafted in Nepal
  • Do not leave incense burning unattended. Burn only with an incense holder or heat resistant plate. Use with proper ventilation.

SKU: 5911100

THE MAKERS

Sana Hastakala, which means "small handicraft" in Nepali, is a nongovernmental, nonprofit export organization based in Kathmandu. Sana Hastakala works to preserve the rich artistic skill and traditions of Nepali artisans, and provides additional training and marketing assistance to artisans. Eighty percent of the artisans are women; most artisans are uneducated. Sana Hastakala strives to increase its export sales so that additional disadvantaged artisans can improve their economic and social conditions. Profit from sales is used for producer development programs, staff welfare and organizational strengthening.Sana Hastakala was established in 1989 as a retail shop to help market the handicrafts of producers, mainly women operating on a small scale, usually from their homes. Ten Thousand Villages has purchased products from Sana Hastakala since 2001.
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