These beautiful medium sized singing bowls with antique patina include a plain baton and are handmade in Nepal. The sound of a Tibetan singing bowl can be very peaceful and healing, and is perfect for meditation sessions. Singing bowls are specifically classified as a standing bell. When played, the sides and rim vibrate to produce sound; characterized by a base frequency and usually two audible harmonic overtones. This is an instrument which can benefit many by creating relaxation and focus. Singing bowls are used worldwide for meditation, music, relaxation, and personal well-being by a wide range of professionals including school teachers, musicians, spiritual teachers, psychotherapists, massage therapists, cancer specialists, stress and meditation specialists.