agarbatti shopping guide

The fragrance of incense has the power to transport us to another dimension, calm our minds, and soothe our souls. And when it comes to incense, agarbattis or Indian-style incense sticks are the most popular and widely used. 

Agarbattis are an essential part of Indian culture and tradition, used in homes, temples, and other religious ceremonies. But with so many options available in the market, it can be overwhelming to choose the right one. 

Phool - The Agarbatti Store

Phool is known for its exquisite range of incense sticks that are not only made from natural and sustainable ingredients but also promote social responsibility. 

Phool, a social enterprise, was founded by Ankit Agarwal, who was motivated by the desire to alleviate the problem of flower waste from temples. He created a sustainable solution by recycling these flowers and transforming them into incense sticks and cones. The brand’s mission is to reduce temple waste, provide sustainable employment opportunities, and promote responsible consumerism.

The Art of Agarbatti Making

Making incense is an art form that requires a keen understanding of fragrances and their properties. At Phool, the process of incense making is a combination of science and art. We use natural ingredients like recycled flowers, natural extracts, oils and essential oils to create our fragrances, which are carefully blended to produce a unique aroma. The incense sticks are hand-rolled by our team of women flowercyclers, making each stick a unique piece of art made with love.

In this guide, we will take you on an artistic journey as we explore Phool's agarbatti collection. Rest assured that by the end of this read, you will find your perfect agarbatti perfume.


Understanding Agarbattis by Phool:

Allow us to take you through our Agarbatti perfume collection, and how it can benefit you:

Oudh Agarbatti 

Aromatic Note: Woody, Resinous

Source: Aquilaria

Oudh Incense Sticks have a rich and luxurious scent that is both relaxing and uplifting. Oudh is known for its calming and meditative properties, making it a perfect choice for use during yoga or meditation practices.

In addition to its aromatic qualities, Oudh is also believed to have many health benefits. It is said to have anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties and can help with respiratory issues and anxiety.

Recommended For: Mediation Ritual, Anxiety Relief, Respiratory Relaxation

Lavender Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Floral, Sweet

Source: Lavendula

Lavender incense sticks are a type of incense that is made with lavender oil or fragrance. They are typically used for their pleasant scent and are often burned in homes, meditation spaces, and yoga studios to create a calming and relaxing atmosphere.

Lavender is known for its calming and soothing effects on the mind and body, and burning lavender incense may help to reduce stress, anxiety, and insomnia.

Recommended For: Relaxed Sleep, Insomnia, Meditation

Rose Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Fresh, Sweet, Floral

Source: Rosa

The aroma of rose incense sticks can help to promote relaxation and reduce stress levels. The scent of roses is believed to have a calming effect on the mind and body, making it a popular choice for use in meditation and yoga practices. The aroma is believed to help improve mental clarity, focus, and concentration. Burning rose incense may help to sharpen the mind and increase productivity.

Recommended For: Home Freshener, Meditation, Aromatherapy 

Jasmine Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Floral, Warm

Source: Jasminum

The aroma of jasmine incense is known for its mood-enhancing properties. Burning jasmine incense sticks can help to improve mood and promote feelings of happiness and well-being. Jasmine incense is believed to have sedative properties that can help promote better sleep. Burning jasmine incense before bedtime may help to induce a state of relaxation and calmness that can lead to improved sleep quality.

Recommended For: Stressbuster, Meditation, Relaxed Sleep

Nag Champa Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Sweet, Musky, Balsamic

Source: Plumeria

Also called Frangipani in English, Nag Champa incense is made from a blend of herbs, flowers, and resins, including the Champa flower and sandalwood. The scent has a grounding effect on the mind and body and helps cleanse negative energies.  Nag Champa incense sticks have natural insect-repelling properties, making them a popular choice for outdoor use.

Recommended For: Aromatherapy, Home Purifier, Mosquito Repellent

Lemongrass Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Fresh, Citrusy, Sharp

Source: Cymbopogon

Lemongrass Incense Sticks are used in aromatherapy for their refreshing and uplifting scent. Lemongrass is an incredible purifying agent as well, and burning lemongrass incense sticks may help to purify the air and eliminate unwanted odours.

Recommended For: Aromatherapy, Home Freshener

Tuberose Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Rich, Floral, Honeyed

Source: Polianthes tuberosa

The luxurious fragrance of tuberose incense sticks will provide a unique sumptuous aroma to your home. Widely used in aromatherapy treatment, it is known as an anxiety reducer and antidepressant fragrance.

Recommended For: Home Fragrance, Aromatherapy

Nargis Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Soft, Floral

Source: Narcissus

Nargis incense sticks are believed to have mood-enhancing properties, and burning it can help to improve mood and promote feelings of happiness and positivity. The scent is an exclusive choice for treating depression and relieving the mind of negative thoughts. Some people believe that burning Nargis incense can help to enhance creativity and promote artistic inspiration.

Recommended For: Aromatherapy, Anti-Depressant, Stressbuster

Tulsi Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Warm, Balsamic

Source: Ocimum tenuiflorum

Considered a mind and body purifier, Tulsi Incense Sticks can fill your abode with positivity. The aroma can help uplift the mood and can help with mild forms of stress. The balsamic note of Holy Basil offers the perfect meditative setup and improved concentration.

Recommended For: Meditation, Home Purifier, Aroma Therapy

Citronella Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Grassy, Floral

Source: Cymbopogon nardus

Citronella Incense Sticks are natural mosquito repellent and can accompany you to your outdoor meditations. 

The aroma has therapeutic properties as well and can help with anxiety, and relax the body and mind.

Recommended For: Stressbuster, Aromatherapy, Mosquito Repellant

Eucalyptus Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Minty, Camphoraceous 

Source: Eucalyptus

The aroma of eucalyptus incense sticks is commonly beneficial to respiratory health, as the natural oil is believed to have decongestant and antiseptic properties that can help alleviate symptoms of colds, coughs, and other respiratory conditions. Additionally, eucalyptus dhoop sticks have a strong and refreshing scent, making them ideal home purifiers.

Recommended For: Home Purifier, Aromatherapy, Meditation

Patchouli Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Earthy, Musky

Source: Pogostemon cablin

Patchouli incense has been used for centuries in various cultures and traditions, and it is often associated with relaxation, grounding, and meditation. In aromatherapy, patchouli is believed to have a calming and balancing effect on the mind and body, and it is sometimes used to promote feelings of peace, harmony, and inner tranquillity. 

Patchouli Incense Sticks are natural mosquito repellants as well. 

Recommended For: Mosquito Repellant, Aromatherapy, Meditation

White Cedar Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Earthy, Ambrosial

Source: Thuja occidentalis

White cedar incense has been used for centuries by indigenous peoples for spiritual and medicinal purposes. The incense stick helps in cleansing and purifying energies and is used to clear negative energies and promote emotional and spiritual healing. 

White cedar incense sticks are also used in home fragrances and decorative settings, and its rich and complex aroma makes it a popular choice for creating a warm and inviting atmosphere.

Recommended For: Home Fragrance, Meditation, Cleansing

Vetiver Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Grassy, Smokey, Earthy

Source: Poaceae

In aromatherapy, vetiver incense sticks are used to add a balancing and calming effect on the nervous system and are sometimes used to reduce stress, anxiety, and tension. Vetiver incense is also used in home fragrances and decorative settings, and its deep and earthy aroma makes it a popular choice for creating a warm and cosy atmosphere.

Recommended For: Home Purifier, Aromatherapy, Home Fragrance

Orange Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Fresh, Citrusy, Sweet

Source: Citrus

Orange incense is known for its mood-enhancing properties and is often used in aromatherapy to promote feelings of joy, happiness, and positivity. Orange incense sticks are often used in spiritual and religious ceremonies, as well as in-home fragrance and decorative settings, and their bright and cheerful aroma makes it a popular choice for creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

Recommended For: Home Fragrance, Meditation, Aromatherapy

Tea Tree Agarbatti

Aromatic Note: Medicinal, Herbaceous, Earthy

Source: Melaleuca alternifolia

Tea tree incense sticks are known for their antiseptic and antimicrobial properties and are often used to help purify the air and reduce the presence of harmful bacteria and viruses. In aromatherapy, tea tree is believed to have a stimulating and energizing effect on the mind and body and is sometimes used to promote mental clarity and focus. 

Recommended For: Home Purifier, Aromatherapy, Meditation

We believe this Agarbatti Shopping Guide will help you find your perfect agarbatti perfume stick, be it for your meditation session or aromatherapy ritual. While offering the best of your aromatic needs, we are proud of our commitment to ethical and sustainable practices. So go ahead, check out the Phool Incense Store, light up some incense and enjoy the many benefits of these beautiful scents in your home.
May 10, 2023 by Ankit Agarwal