Bottle, 10 Ml, 8 Gr from Surinam (SKU 4508)
(Batch #2678). Jabra Udu ashes derive from the tropical tree Lueheopsis rugosa, a member of the Malvaceae family. There is reference to its use in Winti religious context. These ashes are used in Suriname to potentiate the effects of tobacco in liquid tobacco extracts but are also useful in Rapè compositions.
Packed in 10 ml clear plastic bottles containing 8 gr.
|4508||bottle||10 ml||8 gr||1 pc||$ 10.10|
|4509||bottle||25 ml||18 gr||1 pc||$ 20.20|
|4510||pot||60 ml||40 gr||1 pc||$ 40.40|
|4545||pot||100 ml||70 gr||1 pc||$ 61.95|
Jabra Udu ashes are made from the bark of the tropical tree Lueheopsis rugosa, a member of the Malvaceae family. These ashes are used in Suriname to potentiate the effects of tobacco. Nicotiana tabacum is used together with a little water and mixed with snuff ash. After a few hours the now brown water (about 1 teaspoon) is placed in the palm of the hand and sniffed, it gives a brief feeling of ecstasy followed by a sense of clarity and increased ability to concentrate. In the interior the sniff ash with tobacco is mainly used by the elderly. There is little information about this plant available, our research has found reference to the ash being used in Winti religious context.
This is an extremely fine powder. It takes great effort to produce such a fine powder at a 150 micron fineness. This is our standard. All of our products we process to a high standard and consistent fineness, using laboratory grade sieves.
Jabra Udu ash would be suitable for your own Rapè Blend. A detailed description on how to blend your own Rapé can be found here.
Other names: Surinam Jabra Udu, Lueheopsis rugosa, djaba udu, asisi
This natural product is offered for its ethnographic and historical value and is delivered with no expressed or implied fitness for a specific purpose. It is simply a raw botanical specimen, or a scientific sample. The information provided is purely meant for historical, scientific and educational purposes and should never be interpreted as a recommendation for a specific use. The use and application of our product is at the customer's decision, responsibility and risk.
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