The ancestors left much wisdom for such a time as this. Sankofa is a word in the Twi language of Ghana that translates to “go back and get it” and refers to the Andinkra symbol of a bird with its head turned backwards while its feet face forward carrying a precious egg that represents the future in its mouth.


Each candle has been handcrafted and hand poured with 100% premium soy, a few drops of blessed anointing oiI and infused with various crystals, fragrant essential oils and/or herbs.   They are designed to assist you with clarity, cleansing, connection and protection. 


  • Crystal quartz acts as a deep soul cleanser, enhances psychic abilities, aids concentration, and unlocks memories. 
  • Amber helps to balance the emotions, clear the mind and release negative energy.
  • Hematite focuses energy and emotions for balance between the body, mind and spirit. It dissolves negativity and prevents you from absorbing the negativity of others. Hematite is strong, supporting timidity, boosting self-esteem and survivability, enhancing willpower and reliability, and imparting confidence. 
  • Pyrite is a very protective stone, shielding the user from negative energy of all kinds. ... Traditionally, Pyrite is known as a stone of luck, helping to attract abundance, wealth and prosperity to the user, via its creative energies of manifestation, and its encouragement of following one's dreams.
  • Known as an artist's stone, the Carnelian crystal is a warm, vibrant stone that boosts confidence and the power of true expression. But the Carnelian crystal properties go far beyond artistic expression. In fact, this stone empowers your self-confidence in all aspects of your life – from relationships and professional pursuits to personal projects. When you are searching for a stone to help you tap into your passion and inner creativity, look no further than the Carnelian crystal healing properties. 


Each candle weighs 11.11 ounces to represent the current shift in consciousness and spiritual awakening taking place in the earth realm. Burn your candle with the knowing that you are blessed and covered and that all is well and everything is under control.

Sankofa Ancestral Candle

Ancestral Offerings