Incense is composed of aromatic biotic materials, which release fragrant smoke when burned. The term "incense" refers to the substance itself, rather than to the odor that it produces. It is used for creating a mood, and for masking bad odours.
Incense Sticks and Cones
It is the raw element in the fragrance of incense that conveys its powerful influence on the senses. And it is the raw materials from which incense sticks and cones are made that gives them the abundant, authentic aromas.