The eye of Horus is an ancient Egyptian symbol of protection, royal power, and good health. It was often used as an amulet. (Horus was the Egyptian sky god, usually depicted as a falcon.) HEM Horus Eye incense sticks are hand-rolled in India, and contain no animal ingredients, nor are they tested on animals. Their fragrance is rich and woody, with overtones of henna, patchouli, and spices. HEM Horus Eye export-quality incense sticks come in a hexagonal box containing twenty 9 inch (23cm) sticks, which burn for around 45 - 50 minutes each, depending on conditions.