Greek Jasmine Benefits & Information


Mount Athos, Greece

Traditional Use and Health Benefits

Very much used to calm emotions, Jasmine Incense is a very good remedy for depression as it produces a feeling of confidence, optimism and euphoria, balancing the energies. In herb lore, jasmine is said to attract love, wealth and prophetic dreams. In addition to its aphrodisiac qualities, Jasmine is known to be calming and sedative, good for nervous exhaustion and stress.

Greek Jasmine is truly a beautiful uplifting sweet smell.

Typical Use

A few nuggets of the roled incense is recommended on a lit charcoal disk.

Folklore and History

This incense has been hand roled by Byzantian Greek orthodox monks on the sacred Mount Athos. It is an ancient tradition and it has been used for religious ceremony and thankgiving. The Jasmine flowers are also cultivated locally.

Greek Jasmine

The main chemical components of Jasmine oil are: Benzyl, Nerol, Terpineol, Linalyl acetate, Methyl anthranilate, Jasmone and Farnesol.