frankincense


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an aromatic gum resin obtained from various Arabian or East African trees

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If fire, grazing and insect attack - the most likely causes of the decline - remain unchecked frankincense production could be doomed, they warn.
IF THE best biographies tell us a good deal more about people whose achievements are already well known, Robin Oakley scores a resounding success with Frankincense and More.
Luckily, Kate Humble is here to inform us about frankincense.
FRANKINCENSE may be a wise choice of treatment for bladder cancer, new research suggests.
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And Frankincense I bring which speaks of the Divine,
Muscat: Frankincense is the unique selling point of the international fragrance house Amouage, but the worrying decline in the frankincense tree population may force the Oman-based manufacturers to look for alternatives.
The anti-inflammatory properties of frankincense, the gum resin derived from Boswellia species, are well-recognized, and frankincense extracts are frequently and increasingly used in folk medicine to cure chronic inflammatory diseases all over the world.
AFTER MANY YEARS of extensive research, Juliet Highet, the internationally renowned writer and photographer, has written a fascinating book on frankincense: Frankincense, Oman's Gift to the World.
After which they will no doubt answer that frankincense was that mad doctor who created a monster.
The former stable lad famously set himself up as a trainer on the proceeds of a gamble he landed with Frankincense in the '60s and knows what is required to win the Doncaster charge.
Clark Valley Soy candles ($2 to $18 for votive to 16-ounce sizes) are offered in more than 40 exhilarating scents and colors, including Frankincense & Myrrh and Hot Apple Pie, which makes them pleasing to the nose, eyes and cardiovascular system
One of the gifts borne by the three wise men, frankincense is known to ease chest congestion and relieve asthma.
1 /PRNewswire/ -- Frankincense from Arabia and myrrh from East Africa have been imported and packaged as an under $10 gift for the holidays.
The Wise Men from the East, the legend goes, followed a star to bring their gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.