Buddhist Meditation Bowls from Bhutan
Meditation Bowls , also known as prayer bowls or singing bowls. Found in Tibet, Bhutan, Nepal and India. These are Buddhist meditational tools. It has a metal bowl and a wooden stick. The bowl normally has Buddhist Mantras written around its body. Pictures of Buddha or Buddhist symbols are found inside the bowl. It is called a singing bowl since it creates a very calm , soothing and lingering sound when struck by the wooden stick. The vibration in the air is ideal for meditation; creates positive energy and is a great stress reliever. Singing bowls are used widely by yoga practitioners, healing therapists, meditation practitioners and so on.