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Sandalwood Cone Incense Set

Enjoy the calming sensations from the sweet scent and aromatherapy of the Sandalwood Cone Incense Set made by artisans working with Silence in India. Set contains 10 sandalwood incense cones and a handcrafted terracotta incense burning plate, all in a mesh drawstring bag inside a paper pyramid box. Silence, our fair trade partners, offer people with disabilities opportunities for skills training and employment in handicrafts.


  • Incense ingredients: coconut shell charcoal powder, natural tree resin binding agent, sandalwood powder, natural sandalwood essential oils. Incense holder materials: terracotta
  • Do not leave incense burning unattended. Burn only on an incense holder or heat resistant plate. Use with proper ventilation.
  • Includes 10 sandalwood incense cones and a terracotta burning plate.
  • Handcrafted in India

SKU: 6815150


Silence is a self–help project for artisans who are deaf or physically disabled. In a country where unemployment is high, people who are disabled rarely find work. The situation is even more difficult for women with disabilities. Silence works to help their artisans become self–sufficient and earn their living, training team members in different skills. After completing Silence’s training courses, artisans are encouraged to move into commercial housing so that new artisans can be trained. Silence artisans produce incense sticks, candles, greeting cards and jewelry. These are exported or sold locally at Silence’s retail store. Artisan benefits include a retirement fund, health and personal accident insurance, profit sharing and certification of disability to qualify for free bus transit and reduced government taxation. Ten Thousand Villages has purchased products from Silence since 1983.

Welcome to our global maker-to-market movement where, together with 20,000 artisans, we ignite social change. We create opportunities for individuals, families, and communities in developing countries to thrive through strong relationships, fair wages, safe working conditions, and sustainable practices.