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Palo Santo Sticks

Frankincense, Myrrh and apparently, Palo Santo wood. From a tree indigenous to the Americas, these burning sticks calm the senses and help you find center when modern life becomes overwhelming.

Confetti Uncut

What is it about tiny pieces of paper being thrown up in the air that makes us so happy? D. Graham Burnett dissects the ticker tape phenomenon. Now we just need something to celebrate…

Come Sunday

What makes a ‘spiritual’ a spiritual? Hundreds of years being sung in the church or maybe just the combination of Duke Ellington and Mahalia Jackson? Written by Duke for his symphony ‘Black, Brown and Biege,’ this song is at once the most mournful and most hopeful thing you’ll ever hear.

Borobudur Temple

The 9th-Century shrine to Buddha is the world’s largest Buddhist temple, but its history is shrouded in mystery. Who built it, and why, cannot be agreed on to this day.