Simple and Elegant, Indian Budget Singing Bowl: Small 8cm Calming Tone
A lovely bowl with intricate detail: Simple and elegant modern machine made singing bowl produced in India. Each bowl is decorated with dark finish with shows through handpainted symbols. Supplied with a wooden striker.
Singing bowls are a type of bell.
Rather than hanging inverted or attached to a handle the singing bowls sit with the bottom surface resting.
The sides and rim of the singing bowl vibrates when struck to produce the sound.
Our range of singing bowls is made of brass.
In Buddhist practice they are used as a support for meditation, trance induction and prayer.
HOW TO PLAY: 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