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THE FIRST REVELATION-Prophet series-QURAN 96:1-5

We are “Fitrah”,  An innovative islamic candle brand. Every aroma is based upon islamic textual sources to remind you in times of forgetfulness.


Scent Profile: Earthy & Musky

This captivating scent is an olfactory reminder for Muslims about “The First Revelation”, and the lessons derived from it.

The aromatic journey begins with a chilly breeze over the Red Sea in voyage towards the holy city of Mecca; the birthplace of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and the founding city of Islam. The aroma intensifies in warmth as it enters the atmosphere of Mecca where it goes through Mecca's rare flora. It catches an undertone of soft florals and patchouli; an aroma of earthy, spicy, and lightly sweet essence. A gentle, dry breeze blows the aroma towards Jabal Al Nour where it passes through trees of unknown origin, nearly exotic for their locality, and catches woody undertones of sandalwood. As the scent approaches Jabal Al Nour, the air is lightly perfumed with the scent of musk; it piques its curiosity to explore this scent nuanced with animalistic notes. It follows its curiosity, and comes across the Cave Of Hira. The aroma enters, brushing itself across the walls of the cold cave, catching hints of musk only to find itself in a state of awe. A pungent fragrance of musk emits from within the cave, a fragrance enjoyed by Muhammad (pbuh) more than any other fragrance. The aroma surrenders itself, not knowing where to go and then it realized that this was where Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) received the first revelation. Now, this aromatic journey continues with you...