The 10 virtues of koh.

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.

  1. It brings communication with the transcendent.
  2. It purifies mind and body.
  3. It removes uncleanliness.
  4. It keeps one alert.
  5. It can be a companion in the midst of solitude.
  6. In the midst of busy affairs, it brings a moment of peace.
  7. When it is plentiful, one never tires of it.
  8. When there is little, still one is satisfied.
  9. Age does not change it's efficacy.
  10. Used every day, it does no harm.

(image by Kuiko)