SWEETGRASS BRAID 21"-24"
Sweetgrass (Hierochloe odorata) is a medicine for the soul, the sweetest smelling herb both fresh and when burned for smudging. Common names for Sweetgrass are Holy Sweetgrass. Sweetgrass is a medicine for the soul, the sweetest smelling and often used after smudging with Sage.
- Sage is used to clear negative energy & Sweetgrass brings in positive energies.
Individuals smudge themselves with the smoke, washing over the eyes, ears, heart and body. The aroma produced by these herb will help us place ourselves in an altered state of mind, bringing us into a deeper part of ourselves. The scent will inspire memories, awaken the soul and give a sense of knowing in order for one to find direction.
Therefore, sweetgrass represents positivity, strength, connection to the Creator and all our relations. it represents the Mother, our mother, Mother Earth. It is our connection to the land, to what is around us.