The Meaning & Benefits of Borneal Camphor

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Borneal camphor is an aromatic compound which is collected from fissures in the trunk of camphor trees.

The collected material is extremely fragrant.

In some regions of China, camphor trees are even considered holy.

Plant Family: Diptericarpaceae

Synonyms: Borneo camphor, Barus camphor, Kapur barus

Origin: Borneo, Malaysia, and Sumatra.

What Does Borneal Camphor Smell Like?

Camphor has a unique fragrance, with some similarities to menthol.

The scent of borneal camphor is good in combination with aloeswood, cinnamon, clove, frankincense, juniper, lemongrass, patchouli, sandalwood, and star anise.

If you’re looking for a good camphor incense stick, we recommend these.

Metaphysical Meaning of Borneal Camphor

Elemental Symbolism: Water

Astrological Symbolism: Pisces

Planetary Symbolism: Moon

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