Vajrasattva is known as the king of Purification and the condensed nature of the Hundred Deities mandala offering to Vajrasattva help to purify negative karma, including broken samayas.
The smoke or its essence is being offered to four groups of beings : Buddhas, Bodhisattvas, and all the other deities, the dharma protectors, all sentient beings, the nagas and spirits to whom we may owe a karmic debt, for the first two groups, the Smoke is presented as offering while for the other two, it is given as gifts.
Before putting our plate or cup of offering into the fire, one must visualize that the offering is vast ocean of precious substances offered to the four beings mentioned above and that all of them are extremely please when they receive our offerings and gifts. This Smoke Puja enable participants to accumulate merits and blessings. It facilitates the purification of our bad karma, sicknesses and obstacles, paying off the karmic debts of our precious live, as well as increasing wealth and life spans for our present and future lives.
烟供的主要供养对境分为四类 : 诸佛，菩萨，和其他诸神，护法神，众生，冤亲债主。对于前两组对境来讲，烟供意味着是一种殊胜的供养，而对于后两组来说则是一种布施。当我们将盘中或杯中的供品投烟供到火中之前，要将供品观想成为如海般地珍宝供養给以上提到的四种对境，随后观想他们非常欢喜地接受我们的供养与布施。修持烟供可以帮助我们积累资粮，获得加持。清净累世所造之恶业，疾病及其它障碍，同时能增长今生与来世的福德与寿命。