Woody scent of Sandalwood gives you a pleasurable joy and purifies your soul. Especially woody scent of Sandalwood is applied on occasion of traditional ceremonies in the house or worshiping of god and performing pooja like occasion. Indian Sandalwood is sacred in the Hindu Ayurveda and is known in Sanskrit as Chandana. The wood is used for worshipping the god Shiva, and it is believed that goddess Lakshmi lives in the Sandalwood tree in the Hindu culture. It is useful in religious rituals and ceremonies which makes one calm the mind during meditation and prayer. It is also distributed to devotees, who apply it to their foreheads or necks and chests.