I wrote this earlier and I was just intrigued by the amount of literature that is available on frankinsense, myrrh, Magi, and Zoroaster. It is like academic catnip.
In keeping with this seasons of festivities and celebrations across religions and regions, I thought we might pitch in a bit from the botanical perspective. I suppose that aside from the religious significance this time of year, many would just need a reason to get out of the house and celebrate wading through the darkest winter. The Magi and GPS The Journey of the Magi has an interesting (economic) botanic connection that worths repeating, if on … Read More