Tibetan Tingsha - Dragon Design (TIBY9)Tibetan Tingsha are small cymbals used in prayer and rituals by Tibetan Buddhist practitioners. Two cymbals are joined together by a leather strap.The cymbals are struck together producing a clear and high pitched tone. Tingsha are very thick and produce a unique long ringing tone.Tingsha are used along with singing bowls and other instruments in meditation, music and sound healing.These cymbals come with a lovely dragon design.
Tingsha Om Namah Shivaya Large Size (TING)Large Size Tingsha With Om Namah Shivaya
This traditional tingsha has the Om Namah Shiva mantra cast on it's upper surface. The tingshas are hand cast by Tibetan artisans using methods passed down for generations. These prayer chimes have been used for centuries by Tibetan Buddhists to prepare for meditation. When the two pieces strike each other they produce a clear, pure, cleansing sound which can be used to focus the mind before and after meditation. Tingsha's can be used for space clearing to remove negative energies.
Size 2.75 inch diameter.
Tibetan Bell, Stick and Dorje (TIBD9)In Tantric Buddhism the vajra (Tibetan: dorje) and ghanta (bell) are used in many rites by lama.The dorje is a male polysemic symbol that represents many things for the tantrika. The vajra is representative of upaya whereas its companion tool, the bell which is a female symbol, denotes prajna.Some deities are shown holding each the vajra and bell in separate hands, symbolizing the union of the forces of wisdom and compassion, respectively.