What does it mean if your incense curls?
The curled shape of the burned stick is a symbol of luck (indicated by arrow; all by Staub 2010).
What is reading smoke called?
Capnomancy (otherwise known as libanomancy) signifies a method of divination using smoke. This is done by looking at the movements of the smoke after a fire has been made.
What does it mean when you burn incense?
The smoke of burning incense is interpreted by both the Western Catholic and Eastern Christian churches as a symbol of the prayer of the faithful rising to heaven.