Sage Wand in the raw. 100% dried sage. 9 inches. Sage wands or “smudge sticks” have been used for thousands of years for spiritual practices of native Americans, greeks and romans. Spiritually, sage is used to expel negative energy, combat stress and bring peace. Wait until fully dry to ignite. To use: light end on fire. Let burn for 10-20 seconds. Gently blow out and let smoke waft through your well ventilated space, self or item. To extinguish, tap into dirt, sand or fire proof vessel until no longer smoking.