Can you leave sage burning in your house?
Never leave burning sage unattended. Make sure to put your sage bundle out completely after every use. Setting off smoke alarms is common.
What do you use sage for spiritually?
Native Americans and other indigenous peoples have burned sage for centuries as part of a spiritual ritual to cleanse a person or space, and to promote healing and wisdom. It’s been used since the time of the ancient Egyptians and Romans to treat digestive issues, memory problems, and sore throats.
What are the rules of smudging?
Smudging is always voluntary.
People should never be forced or pressured to smudge. It is completely acceptable for a person to indicate that they do not want to smudge. That person may choose to stay in the room and refrain from smudging or leave the room during the smudge.