It's been said that the 7 African Powers are a group of the spiritual powers drawn from the African Yoruba people. Often depicted as the Orisha, the Seven African Powers bring luck, protection and power. Each stick burns for approximately 30 to 45 minutes and when lit, fills your home or environment with beautiful fragrance of blissful relaxation, aiding to make your meditative and spiritual journey smooth. Simply light the Incense Stick and wait until the end glows. Blow out the flame and place the Incense Stick in the Incense Holder/Burner of your choice..