This traditional Chinese gong produces a beautiful shimmering tone that changes as the vibration of the gong slowly subsides. With its modern design, it's a great addition to any home!
In Buddhism, the gong sounds every morning and every evening. In Chinese temples, gongs are struck 108 times because it is said that sentient beings have 106 kinds of worries. The teaching says: By listening to the gong, worries become less and wisdom increases.
Gongs have always played an important role in the religious and secular music of many Asian cultures. Gongs sounded to drive away evil spirits, heal the sick or call spirits of the dead. It was said that the touch of a gong brought good luck and strength.
The handmade gongs of Woodstock are made using traditional methods and materials. This gives them their brilliant and authentic sound. Gongs bring the ancient wonders of the Far East into your home.