- Similar to singing bowls, gong meditation uses therapeutic tones to encourage deep relaxation and promotes healing and harmony through sound therapy.
- This gong is entirely handmade in Nepal. It features an etched design that includes the 8 Auspicious Symbols within lotus petals.
- Gong sound therapy and meditation are believed to reduce stress and enhance happiness. Its sound can help encourage mindfulness during meditation practice.
The 8 Auspicious symbols represent offerings the gods made to the Buddha after his enlightenment. It is believed that each of these symbols have powers to bring blessings for which people include these in paintings, textiles, homes, and wherever else possible. The center of the gong includes the symbol of Hrih, which is the seed syllable of Amitabha.
Gong measures approximately 11 1/2 inches in diameter and is about 1 3/4 inches deep. Comes with a traditional woolen mallet.