Nippon Kodo produces high quality incense that follows a long and honored tradition that started over 400 years ago and can be traced back to Jyuemon Takai, a skilled artisan and principal provider of rare, exquisite aromas to the Emperor of Japan and his Court. They source the highest quality, naturally aromatic materials from around the world and strive to convey the spirit of Japan’s beautiful traditions with a sense of pride and respect, and to preserve these traditions for future generations.