Fair Trade Hand Beaten Brass Mountain Singing Bowl – Medium
These fair trade brass singing bowls have been made in the traditional way of hand beating into shape. This is a skill that is passed down through the generations and takes time to learn as each bowl must produce a beautiful sound once finished.
The Singing bowl has been in use for over 1500 years and was and still is used commonly in religious and shamanic practices. The singing bowl has been associated with Tibetan Buddhism since the 8th Century A.D.
Nowadays many people use the singing bowl for sound therapy, meditation or as a musical instrument. The beautiful sound that this bowl emits when played can be soothing and calming.
These gorgeous hand hammered, brass singing bowls have a wonderfully complex set of overtones and harmonics.
What do I get?
-one hand beaten singing bowl (unboxed)
-one hand made wooden beater
Handmade in Nepal
105mm ∅ Diameter
Due to the fact these fair trade singing bowls are hand beaten they will vary slightly.
These singing bowls make perfect gifts for people who like to make music, meditate or use sound therapy.
How to play your new singing bowl:
Rest the singing bowl in the palm of the hand; hold smaller bowls on the fingertips.
Hold the striker in the middle with all fingertips pointing downwards.
Gently tap the striker against the side of the bowl to ‘warm it up’.
With an even pressure, rub the striker clockwise around the outside rim of the bowl.
Use a full arm movement just like stirring a big pan of soup.
Try to keep the striker straight and remember to apply pressure.
Let the sound build up slowly as the singing bowl picks up the vibration.
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