Palo Santo is a sustainably cultivated wood from South America that has natural aromatic properties from the tree resin and is believed to release its purifying properties when burned. This “Holy Wood” is believed to ward off bad energy, aid in healing, calm and cleanse the body and mind, to clear negative energy in your home. and bring good fortune to those that burn it. To burn, simply light the end of a stick and keep the flame burning for about a minute. Blow out the flame and blow gently to keep the embers smoking. The stick will emit the beautiful fragranced smoke that will leave a lasting scent for several hours.