- This large etched Tibetan singing bowl is incredibly detailed and was hand picked in Kathmandu from a stunning collection of intricately carved singing bowls.
- It is cast, hammered, polished, and etched entirely by hand. This process takes a considerable amount of time and skill to master.
- This bowl features the 8 Auspicious Symbols along the outside, the 7 Chakra symbols on the inside along with the goddess Durga, and a double dorje on the bottom.
The inside base of the bowl features the goddess Durga. She is known as a warrior goddess who protects peace, prosperity and the Dharma. She can be seen riding on a fierce lion which represents power, will and determination.
The outside of the bowl depicts the 8 Auspicious Symbols. In Buddhist legend, the 8 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.
Along the inner rim of the bowl, you will see the 7 Chakra symbols that represent the 7 energy centers of the body. It is believed that when your chakras are balanced, you are able to live a happier and healthier life.
The double dorje represents that which cannot be destroyed, but which destroys all evil. It is considered an emblem of protection.
Bowl rings at a D# note when struck with a woolen mallet. This note resonates with the Sacral Chakra. This energy is the center for creating relationships of all kinds. It is where we develop an inward sense of self and an outward awareness of others.
Measures approximately 11.75 inches in diameter and is about 5.25 inches deep. Cushion sold separately.
All sound recordings are made by striking the bowl once with our Handcrafted Red Wool Mallet!