MINDFULNESS CANDLES – 20 MIN
CONTEMPLATIVE + PRESENT
These 20-minute botanical Mindfulness Candles are a great way to focus your attention and get you started towards greater equanimity, acceptance and joy. Perfect for yoga, meditation, nighttime routines or simply to relax and unwind.
These candles are shipped in a cloth pouch and need to be used with a candle stand (not included).
Candles have been used for centuries to symbolize and enhance mindfulness and meditation practices. They provide a focal point for your thoughts and help create a tranquil atmosphere for introspection.
- Choose a quiet, comfortable space for your ritual.
- Choose a candle that resonates with your intention for the ritual.
- Before lighting the candle, take a moment to center yourself. Stand or sit comfortably, close your eyes, and take a few deep breaths. Inhale deeply through your nose and exhale through your mouth. Focus on releasing tension with each exhalation.
- With a clear mind, light the candle. As the flame comes to life, bring your attention to the present moment. Allow yourself to be fully present in this simple act of lighting the candle.
- Direct your thoughts towards your intention for the ritual. It could be a specific goal, a feeling you want to cultivate, or an issue you wish to gain clarity on. Gaze at the flame and let your mind wander, but keep returning to your intention. As you watch the flame, visualize your intention coming to fruition.
- When you feel ready, express gratitude for the moment and the clarity it may have brought you. Blow out the candle and keep the intention in your mind as you go about your day.
These rituals help you create a serene space and connect with your inner self, all while utilizing the gentle presence of a candle’s flame. Incorporate this practice into your daily or weekly routine to promote tranquility, clarity, and well-being in your life.