Editor's Note

"Translucent, undeniably woody, and slightly glassy, resembling the scent of a new tatami."

Behind The Creation

Hagi Vase · Hagitsubo

Hagi, known as Japan Bush Clover, is a purple-flowering plant that blooms in early autumn. True to its name, Hagitsubo paints a Hagi Vase, both gorgeous and melancholic. Belonging to the Rakuen Collection, the incense draws inspiration from the ephemeral moments of everyday life, whether mundane or momentous, dated back to the Heian period. Designed to provide a quick daily fragrance uplift, Rakuen’s creations come in a compact format, offering agreeable aromas for overwhelmed city dwellers.

How To Use


Indulging in the essence of incense is an effortless experience. Simply click on the icons below to discover the meticulous step-by-step process of burning an incense stick.

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Atmospheric Dream

Rooted in nostalgic memories, Atmosphere curates a modest yet meaningful collection of contemporary incense guided by a genuine connection to our past and to embrace incense as an art, a lifestyle, and a means to cultivate an intentional atmosphere in our surroundings.

The Art of Sharing

The core of Atmosphere is centered around the act of sharing, whether it’s knowledge, inspiration, or simply the joy of indulging in a pleasant aroma. As we hope to inspire our community to embrace this beautiful habit, we offer a complimentary wrapping service for all orders - an added pleasure for the receiver, or yourself, to slowly unveil.

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