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Tingsha Bell - Tibetan Buddhist Tingsha cymbals Handmade in Nepal
Tingsha cymbals are meditation bells used by Buddhists during prayers and rituals. These Buddhist Tingsha cymbal consists of two small metal cymbals with a leather cord between them. The two cymbals are tapped together at an edge of pure bell tone. They are also used to heal auras. They can be run at any time when one wants to achieve a calm and meditative state of mind, because of this they are also called meditation bell. These Tibetan bells can also be rung to fix a moment or place in one's memory.
Various designs are made on the Tibetan bell-tingsha cymbal, such as hand carvings, itching and engraving of Tibetan mantra Om Mani Padme Hum, 8 auspicious good luck symbols, dragon symbols etc. Antique tingsha cymbals are dark in colour. They are carved with dragon symbols. Those tingsha cymbals are made of excellent quality and produce very good meditation sound that holds ones' mind. This Tingsha bell is artistically created by hand and their small bodies are aesthetically pleasing to play. Tingsha can be part of a home altar or shrine and can easily be transported to use in a garden, yoga centre, or other settings.
This tingsha bell is used in different areas like in yoga it helps students to settle into their mats and assists the flow of the breath. It is used like producing first sound for inhale and again another sound for exhale. The purity and clarity of sound by tingsha bells also helps to clear the mind screen.