Originally Posted by kalutika
Tombac is smoked in a very shallow bowl. the dried leaf is soaked in water to rehydrate it. It is then piled high in the bowl and wrapped tightly around it. A single hole is poked through the center and through the hole in the center of the bowl to make airflow possible. coals are placed directly on the tobacco and it is enjoyed like a light cigar.
As a side note shisha is actually another name for hookah. The tobacco has lots of names as well but shisha is the pipe specifically.
+1 do you know where I could buy some?