History of Hopi Ear Candling

Brief History

The use of candles to treat ear and head problems have been well documented. They were used in ancient Greece and by the Egyptians. Hopi ear candles get their name from the Hopi (peaceful) people who live mainly in the South West of America. Their tradition have been handed down through centuries. Beside their therapeutic uses they were also used in ceremonies and rituals. Today, candles are used throughout the world.