An ancient meditation technique: Trāṭaka (look, gaze), as known in Sanskrit is a selfcare practice of candle gazing. According to Ayurveda, gazing at a ghee flame enhances deep relaxation, promotes mental clarity and strengthens concentration while naturally soothing the eyes.
Ghee is a class of clarified butter with ancient origins in India. It is commonly used in cuisine, traditional medicine and rituals. A flame that is lit from a ghee base is believed to bring about sacred and healing energy with significant benefits for the eyes.
From the Earth's dya meditation candle is created using locally sourced natural beeswax, grass-fed desi ghee and pure essential oils including sandalwood, patchouli and jasmine. Beeswax candles emit negative ions that clean the air and invigorate the body.
dya when translated to English means lamp. Diyas are historically iconic clay oil lamps used widely across the Indian subcontinent.