Abalone shells make excellent vessels for containing smoldering herbs and incense. It is wise to insulate the bottom of the shell with a minimum of 2 inches of sand or ash to protect the shell against high temperatures.
Place a few dried sage pieces or sweet grass in the bottom of the shell with the sand, ignite then blow out flame and the sage or grass will release a cloud of white, purifying smoke.
They are ideal for burning sweetgrass and sage or indirect burning incense such as resin.
Abalone is reported by intuitive sources to stimulates psychic
development and intuition, and promotes imagination in a healthy way.
Nicknamed the sea ears, the Abalone's flattened, oval shape with
iridescent interior was used by the Native Northwest American Indians as
a natural vessel for cleansing, offerings and prayers. It is purported
to be useful for handling and calming emotional situations especially,
and be very soothing to the emotions. Said to be beneficial, and to
promote cooperation if you have abalone nearby when working through an
Abalone represents the element of water.
5 - 6 inches
- Product Code: Abalone Shell
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