The '10 Virtues of Koh' is a list of the benefits derived from the use of incense. Passed down since the 15th century the 10 virtues still uniquely capture the spirit of koh.
- It brings communication with the transcendent.
- It purifies mind and body.
- It removes uncleanliness.
- It keeps one alert.
- It can be a companion in the midst of solitude.
- In the midst of busy affairs, it brings a moment of peace.
- When it is plentiful, one never tires of it.
- When there is little, still one is satisfied.
- Age does not change it's efficacy.
- Used every day, it does no harm.
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