In biblical times, this fragrant and aromatic wood was used to make musical instruments of worship such as harps and stringed instruments for the temple singers.
Solomon made steps of Sandalwood for the house of the Lord, and pillars adorned the temple as well as the King’s house.1 Kings 10:12 .
Spiritually, Sandalwood speaks of worship. We are called to be living instruments of worship. Rom 12: 1 And as we abide in His presence, we are refreshed and strengthened.