This 3.5 inch blue singing bowl1 is made in India and is painted with a mantra for peace on the sides. Bowls are made of a special alloy of metals and the alloy is typically referred to as bell metal. Bowls are fragile so please look below for care instructions2
1. Tibetan Singing Bowls
Are powerful instruments in aiding meditation. The unique sounds will allow you to dismiss straying thoughts and allow you to focus on meditating. Bowls are played in many ways, for example, simply striking the bowl on the outer edge lightly. Placing the bowl on your hand, and applying even pressure on the outside rim of the bowl in a clockwise circular manner. Or filling it with water and placing it on a steady base and applying pressure on the outer edge in a circular motion. Placing it on the hand and playing is the most traditional and recommended method to achieve the calming effects of the bowl.
2. Care Instructions
Do not bang or strike bowl furiously
Do not use any chemicals
Only water and a soft cloth
Do not allow water to sit in bowl after use to prevent water stains