Traditional Native Americans perform smudging (burning sacred herbs) to purify places people and events. The California desert sage is the most masculine of the incenses used for smudging. It is a power purifier. Bring the smoke around the people and places you wish to purify.
I-Hos Gallery presents a collection of traditional and contemporary Northwest Coast artwork produced by First Nations artists. I-Hos Gallery is Band owned and operated by K'omoks First Nation. Our culture is expressed through our art. We are located between Courtenay and Comox on Vancouver Island, on the site of the original K’omoks Village. We deal directly with all of our First Nation artists and provide you with all legends and artist biographies. I-Hos Gallery is Band owned and operated by K'omoks First Nations and has been est. since 1995.