The Dhoop incense
The burning of dhoop incense and waving them in an elaborate synchronized manner in all the directions.
The main purpose of these rituals is one of purification. The rituals involve a consecrated fire and they remove the persons various sins which are known as papa.
The Dhoopa incense is burnt to create a meditative atmosphere which allows for spiritual contemplation. It works in a very similar way to the fire ceremonies which have been a major part of Hinduism for thousands of years