Myrrh Gum (Commiphora myrrha)
Protection, Exorcism, Healing, Spirituality
Burned as an incense, myrrh purifies the area, lifts the vibrations and creates peace. Usually used in conjunction with frankincense and other resins. Myrrh increases the power of any incense to which it is added.
Also included in healing incenses and sachets and its smoke is used to consecrate, purify and bless objects such as alter tools, candles, charms, etc.
Other Names: Gum Myrrh Tree, Karan, Mirra Balsom Odendron
Deities: Isis, Adonis, Ra, Marian
Powers: Protection, Exorcism, Healing, Spirituality
Ritual Uses: Myrrh was burned to Ra at noon in ancient Egypt, and was also fumed in the temples of Isis.