Myrrh oil can be used for purification and preparation for ritual, myrrh resin may be burned as incense for purification, exorcism, protection, for funerary rites, connection with the dead and the underworld. Myrrh was burned to Ra at noon in ancient Egypt, and was also fumed in the temples of Isis.
Its smoke is used to consecrate, purify, and bless objects such as amulets, talismans, charms, and magical tools. Aids meditation and contemplation, it is often added to sachets, usually with frankincense.
Charcoal is needed to burn this resin