Burning sage in a home is a common ritual for people all around the world.
The ritual is known to cleanse a place of bad energy and also improve healing.
While burning sage has a lot of spiritual and mental benefits, its physical benefit is what has gained it wide popularity World Wide.
Burning sage is good for so many things and below are some of its benefits.
Sage is commonly known to cleanse bad or negative energy from a place.
When you add fire to a sage, the smoke from it clings to any unwanted energy and takes this energy outside your home – either through the windows or the doors.
When the bad energy goes out, it is believed that Mother Nature herself filters this negative energy and leaves only good energy behind.
You can sage your home after a thorough cleanup to get rid of any remaining pollutants.
You can also sage a space after a fight occurs within it.
If you fight with your significant other, your kids or your friends in your home, you can sage it afterward to get rid of the bad energy.
Saging is also good for new homes and offices.
This can help send negative energy away or even unwanted spirits!
Burning sage does not only cleanse a space.
It also cleanses the mind.
It can help you let go of emotional or physical trauma.
One basic purpose of burning sage is to remove negative energy and trauma is negative energy.
To cleanse your mind with sage, burn it and fan the smoke around your body to expel emotional blockages.
Burning sage in a place can help rid of germs, bacteria and other bacteria.
Most sages have antibacterial properties and antioxidant effects.
This makes it a good way to sanitize your environment without the use of chemicals.
When your air is purified, it reduces the chances of allergies or sneezing.
Also, a home recently purified with sage is a great place for people with allergies, asthma and other respiratory issues.
At a point in every person’s life, we deal with stress, anxiety or depression.
Finding a way to overcome these feelings and go back to your happy/cheerful self can be a bit hard.
Luckily, sage can help relieve these symptoms.
Burning sage does not only purify the air or remove negative energy.
It also helps you feel relaxed and at peace with your surroundings.
Smudging is great for fighting feelings of stress and anxiety.
You can play some uplifting songs while burning sage to put you back in a great mood.
Note: It is important to remember that people with respiratory conditions should be cautious around sage.
Inhaling too much of the smoke can trigger respiratory issues.