Palo Santo translates to "holy wood." Palo Santo Wood is a sacred wood that comes from the Palo Santo tree in South America. When it is burned, the smoke is believed to have medicinal and therapeutic healing power. Palo santo is one of the most fragrant woods in the world. Its sweet scent of pine, mint, and lemon has, for centuries, been a harbinger of healing and good fortune. Shamans, saints, and those seeking a stronger spiritual connection with the world use palo santo to protect, experience, and heal.