Turmeric has been used according to recorded history for more than 5,000 years as a spice and a medicinal herb. Turmeric contains compounds with medicinal properties which are called curcuminoids, the most important of which is curcumin.
Sage has been used for thousands of years as a medium for spiritual cleansing of an area or place. It is said to bring about purification and cleansing of our life patterns, particularly those patterns that defeat oneself. It is a fact that Sage contains antiseptic properties so that when you smudge, you’re truly, in every scientific sense, cleansing the air of unwanted bacteria in addition to the spiritual cleansing effect.