Wild collected turkey feathers are the base of this giant smudge wand. Measuring 20″ from top to bottom. The handle is made from stiff leather into which the feathers have been glued. Use the smudge wands with the many different smudges.
Smudging is the burning of certain herbs to create a cleansing smoke bath, which is used to purify people, ceremonial or ritual space, and ceremonial tools or objects. The burning of these herbs or incense is a practice held sacred by many native cultures. The ritual is performed for cleansing, purifying and protecting the physical and spiritual bodies. The purpose of the smoke is to banish negative energies and vibrations. Many differing cultures and peoples have their own methods and herbal mixtures for this purpose. Smudging is done to bring physical, spiritual and emotional balance. The use of the term Smudging originated within the Native American culture.