A beautiful singing bowl with an image of the Peace Buddha worked on the inner bottom. In accordance with ancient traditions, this singing bowl is made of a special seven metal alloy, with each metal representing a part of the astrological universe. Gold is for the Sun, silver for the Moon, mercury for Mercury, copper for Venus, iron for Mars, tin for Jupiter and lead for Saturn. This alloy produces a powerful harmonic resonance when played. Being in this sonic bath is conducive to meditation, yoga, massage and other bodywork. Of course, it can also be used an impressive decorative item in any home. Comes with a beautiful handmade lokta paper box with a string and button closure, 4"x 2.25" Bowl, yellow 4"x4" cushion, and striker. Box size is 5 x 5 x 4 inches. Handmade in Nepal.
To use: Lightly tap the exterior rim and move the striker around the outer edge, firmly, slowly and with a steady even motion. The intensive energy that went into making the bowl is summoned forth. The vibration extends from the bowl into your body and soul, connecting you with the artisans and elements they wrestled with to create this fine work of art.