To properly use incense, you have to light it on fire — always dangerous! And usually, there are no instructions on the box.
Which side of the incense do you light?
For incense sticks, you ignite the thick end coated in resin, not the thin end. The exposed wooden stick helps it to stand. For incense cones, you’d typically light the pointed tip.
It may seem simple, but it is normal for people to feel confused about which side to light especially when it comes to backflow incense. I’ll tell you more about that below.…