Gau is the Tibetan word for a unique type of ornamental charm, frame or box that almost every Tibetan uses. Usually pieces of prayer scarves, pictures of deities or other precious items are kept inside. We supply a small picture of H.H. The Dalai Lama and a fragment of a prayer scarf with each charm. The frames below come with a picture of a deity and the back opens up if you want to change the picture Made in Nepal. White metal.