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Timsha Bell, 3.00", Symbols
Timsha Bell, 3.00", Symbols

Timsha Bell, 3.00", Symbols

Timsha Bell, 3.00", Symbols
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These timshas are embossed with the eight auspicious Buddhist symbols: the parasol protecting against evil, the banner of victory of Buddha's teachings, the conch shell of good luck, the endless knot of eternal love, the water vessel of abundance, the two fish of salvation and fecundity, the lotus of purity and beauty, and the Buddhist Wheel of the Law.

The timsha bells are a ritual artifact utilized by Buddhist Monks, as well as in the Shamanist traditions. These Timshas are made of a complex alloy of bronze (copper and tin) and also iron and zinc.

When these unique hand cymbals strike each other they produce a clear, pure, cleansing sound which can be used to focus the mind before and after meditation. They can also be used to clear the space of any negative energies. When played as an instrument, they can be used as a chime or a bell.

When playing, you grasp each cymbal by the cord at the point where it enters the timsha, hold firmly and strike the edges together at an angle.

Measures approximately 3" in diameter. Actual instrument weight is approximately 0.5 lbs.
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