Summary of the Origin and Development of Fragrant Medicine and Incense Culture


Fragrant medicine
Incense culture




Fragrant medicine is a special kind of Chinese medicine, with complex sources and multiple functions. Fragrant medicine has captured the incense culture in this application, and this culture has spread overseas, as well as giving a huge impact. This article bases the history of transparent medicine and incense culture in an attempt to conquer the value of developing fragrant medicine and incense while seeking cultural roots.


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