Editor's Note

"Light, woody, and delicately smoky. Evocative of the great outdoors."

Behind The Creation

Sandalwood · Byakudan

Amidst the complexity of contemporary incense, Hattando's Sandalwood offers a unique perspective. Breaking away from the traditional blend of numerous aromatic ingredients, Hattando focuses on the essence of one: Sandalwood — known in Japanese as Byakudan. Harvested mainly from India and Southeast Asia, the incense offers a rare encounter with Sandalwood in its purest incarnation, showcasing Hattando’s signature minimalist approach to incense making.

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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Frequently Asked Questions about Sandalwood · Byakudan Incense