The high-skill and manual processes offer sustainable employment to unprivileged women. Cottage incense cones are handmade from the pure extracts of herbs, roots, barks and petals.
The incense cones are made of a paste consisting of the powders of dried flower petals, sweet smelling herbs and woods, spices, resins, charcoal which is an excellent burning material and perfumes based on Natural Essential Oils.
Keep away from water, keep in a dry place.
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Our special formulations follow the 'Siddha' way, a system of medicine that was developed in the ancient culture of Tamil Nadu, in south India, along with the equally ancient system of 'Ayurveda' meaning 'Science of Life'. Our soaps, shampoos and moisturizing lotions conform to international standards. They contain pure essential oils, almond oil, wheat germ oil, herbs and botanicals, papaya enzyme and the highest quality organic aloe vera, approved by the international Aloe Science Council, Dallas, Texas, U.S.A. Our herbs and extracts are also U.S.A FDA approved. Free of animal-testing.Cottage Industries was started in 1949 to provide the Ashram with incense sticks and mats, the surplus being distributed among devotees. As our name suggests, we try and maintain a natural ambiance and simple style of working, avoiding as far as possible an industrialized approach to manufacturing.