Woodstock Chimes Emperor Gong - Small Natural
Captures the romance and splendor of the Far East with its wonderful sound and graceful design. A smaller version of our best selling Emperor Gong.
Inspired by traditional Asian design, our Emperor Series is intended to reflect balance, harmony, grace and beauty.
In Buddhism, the gong is sounded at the start and end of each day. In Chinese temples, gongs are struck 108 times because it?s believed that sentient beings have 108 types of worries. The teaching is this ? ?upon hearing the gong, worries will cease, wisdom will grow?.
Nothing has the ability to transport us to another time and place quite like the brilliant resonance of a gong. For over a thousand years, gongs of various types have played an important role in both the religious and secular music of many Asian cultures. Gongs were sounded to chase away evil spirits, warn of invading armies, heal the sick and invoke the spirits of the dead. To be touched by a gong was said to bring happiness and strength. Today, this revered instrument of warriors, emperors, princes and priests adds a special aura to any setting. Handcrafted using traditional methods, Woodstock Gongs brings the ancient wonders of the Far East home.
• Cherry finish ash wood, hand-hammered bronze gong
• 23 in. Overall Length; 6 in Diameter Gong
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Woodstock Chimes offers a unique variety of high quality, affordable musical gifts from around the world that inspire, entertain and bring pleasure to people of all ages. We design and sell the world-famous Woodstock Chimes and distribute a line of award-winning musical instruments and toys called the Woodstock Music Collection. Established in 1979 by Garry and Diane Kvistad, WPI is a family-owned business located in New YorkÂs beautiful Hudson Valley. Garry is a professional musician who tours and records around the world. His commitment to fine tuning and great sound make Woodstock products appealing to everyone and unique to the gift industry. We are proud of every product we make and hope youÂll enjoy them as much as we do.
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