About Japanese Singing Bowls
Also known as Rin Gongs, these bowls are traditionally used in Japanese temples. Japanese singing bowls are a mainstay of Zen meditation. Its got smooth sound, very relaxing with no shrill overtones.
Creating a contemplative and soothing sound, Tibetan singing bowls are used for meditation, holistic healing, balancing of the body's chakras, reiki, relaxation, stress reduction or simply as wonderful piece of art. It is believed that mantras chanted during the making of a singing bowl are released into the universe when the bowl is played. Traditionally used for meditation, their sound can mark the beginning or end of a meditation period. They can be played during meditation to focus the mind. Singing Bowls are also commonly used for chakra healing, balancing the energy centers of the body.