mental, emotional, physical, spiritual
The keynote of frankincense frereana is the calming and centering effect it has on the energy grid of the body. Frankincense frereana is said to enhance and balance the spiritual aspects of an individual more so than the carterii or serrata varieties. It is the frankincense of choice for religious ceremonies in many Arabic countries. Frankincense frereana is useful in treating stress, tension, depression, and other nervous disorders.
Frankincense has a reputation worldwide for crossing the blood/brain barrier, carrying oxygen and nutrients to the brain. Frankincense is an excellent choice for those who are afraid, or fear coming changes in their lives. It has been used since ancient times in meditation. Frankincense improves communication between us and our Creator.Beneficial effect on respiratory conditions such as cough, bronchitis, and pneumonia.
Frankincense frereana improves immune system function, partially because of its antibiotic properties and partially because it raises the overall frequency of the body. Frereana’s other therapeutic properties seem to be similar to carterii.
A science journal published by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health reports, “We have demonstrated that Boswellia frereana prevents collagen degradation, and inhibits the production of pro-inflammatory mediators. Due to its efficacy, we propose that Boswellia frereana should be examined further as a potential therapeutic agent for treating inflammatory symptoms of arthritis.”
The frereana variety of frankincense grows in the high mountain regions of Somalia. In Somalia and Arabia, frereana is considered the “King” of all the Boswellia species.