It can be used as a dietary fiber, reduced cholesterol levels, and increase weight loss. It is often used for binding things together, making inks, and creating incense. Magically it is used for protection, psychic and spiritual enhancement, money, platonic love, and friendship. Use to anoint candles and censers and consecrate chests or boxes that hold ritual tools. Use in incense to promote a meditative state or smoldered alone to add good vibrations, banish negativity and evil.