Seven metal, iron, lead, zinc, copper, gold, brass, broonze, rose wood for mallet, silk for cushion, cotton, fiber. According to the Tibetan tradition, the existence of the singing bowls evoluted from the 4th century. Back then this particular tradition was brought up in the limelight with Buddha's preaching and teachings.
As for its working mechanism when a specific stick strikes its outer surface it starts to vibrate and it produces a unique and specific frequency or we can say that a kind of sound produced from sides and edge of the singing bowl when it is hit or rubbed by the striker. That particular frequency assists in natural relaxation and helps in enlightening the inner soul.
Those sound frequencies also initiates a flow in our body which results in the mystical change in our body, thoughts, emotions and helps in chakra control. It is majorly used for meditation, music, relaxation, spiritual healing, natural and personal well-being, chanting mantras, religious services, personal enjoyment, prayer services as well as during yoga sessions.
It can be utilized for various purposes due to its traditional, cultural as well as spiritual significance. It is either hand-made or machine-made with variations in its outer look (carvings) and sound frequency. It is shaped as a semi-round bowl and is composed of 7 metals like: Iron, Copper, Zinc, Brass, Mercury, Gold and Silver. Furthermore, the Singing Bowls are used worldwide for various purposes that reflect its traditional, cultural as well as spiritual significance.It can still be found on temples, monasteries, meditation centres, and altars of Asia and worldwide as well. At present, they are particularly only made in Nepal, India, Japan, China and Korea and can be found on Buddhist alters, monasteries and meditation house throughout the world. Back in the day in Asia, Tibet, India and most of Nepal, it was used for its holistic powers and healing, for deep relaxation, stress reduction, holistic healing, reiki and it is still used for that purpose today. Meditation is a practice for synchronizing our body and mind in the present moment. It is a personal search to find the meaning and purpose of our existence. It is a journey through which we connect. 7 Metals in Singing Bowls singing bow Diameter 9 inch (Note D) weight approx. 1 kg includes mallet, striker and cushion (ring) singing bow Diameter 11 inch (Note A) weight approx. It is comprised of the seven metals representing 7 different planetary influences: Gold = the sun Silver = the moon Mercury = Mercury Copper = Venus Iron = Mars Tin = Jupiter Lead = Saturn. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Buddhism\Other Buddhism Collectibles". The seller is "kalapathar_nepal" and is located in this country: NP.
This item can be shipped worldwide.