Auroshikha Incense Sticks
Fair Trade Incense
Namaste is the official exclusive importer for Auroshikha Incense in the UK
Auroshikha is a part of the Sri Aurobindo Ashram situated in Pondicherry, India. Long established hand rolled incense makers supporting an ashram's charitable activities since 1973. They started producing incense all those years ago in order to provide employment opportunities to local villages and to start a school. Today the school provides free education with extra-curricular activities to more than 300 children. They have excellent working conditions, no child labour, social security and pension benefits for all workers. They focus on providing employment for women, with work provided at home to facilitate earning money while looking after the home and family.
All products are in compliance with the guidelines of IFRA (International Fragrance Association, Geneva, Switzerland). Excellent working conditions, no child labour, social security and pension benefits for all workers, employment to women, work provided at home and above all an excellent quality which remains unchanged year after year are some of the reasons behind the success of Auroshikha.
Auroshikha offers 100% of its profits to Sri Aurobindo Ashram.