During arati this elegant brass camphor spoon is used to wave the burning camphor before the deity as an offering of the ego. This spoon is deep and can also hold vibhuti underneath the camphor so that once the puja is finished the vibhuti can then be placed on the forehead with the ring finger of the right hand. 8" long. Puja is a form of ritualistic worship which is performed to purify the mind, to express devotion, and to connect with the sacred energies of the gods and goddesses themselves. For those who are interested in learning more about this ancient ritual, we offer the Puja Book and the Puja Tape which explain and illustrate how to perform this beautiful form of worship.