Healing Prowess of Singing Bowls
There are three main purposes of singing bowls and these are the use for healing, relaxation and meditation. In fact, singing bowls are often compared to a bell since it also creates a melodious sound once it is played. The origin of singing bowls is in mainland Tibet but it has already spread to countries like Bhutan, Nepal and India.
Traditionally, the singing bowls are made of mixture of seven metals, but today, those that are found in the market are made up of a mixture of three to five metals only. Once you hear the tone that the bowl produces, it actually makes you more relax and it even creates harmony for your soul and body. Once you put the singing bowl on your body, the sound waves it produces will also create vibration that will massage your cells accordingly, to your entire body.As for the time consumed by your body, it will not take very long for it to become a relaxing. The use of cellular massage is actually believed to be healing such as having a damage body or healing when you are sick. Relaxation happens once you continue playing with the bowl.
You have two options to play a singing bowl. First, you may use a mallet to strike it. On the other hand, producing a prolonged singing tone is achieved by simply using a wooden stick and rub it to you bowl. One way to prove that you have a good type of singing bowl is when you move your mallet around the outside of your bowl and then it produces various sounds. If you are planning to have a cellular sound massage, make sure that you lay flat on your back. If you are already comfortable with your current posture, you can now place the singing bowl on your chest. Vibrations is often the main cause of slipping the bowl that is why if you have a nonslip mat, that is your very beautiful choice. If you are both comfortable and ready, it is time for you to use a mallet to strike the bowl but should be closer to the rim.
Though the quality of the singing bowl is to produce a prolonged sound, it still important you repeat striking the bowl every once in a while. It is not demanded to you to have it placed on your chest. You may also have it placed on your back but it might be very difficult to strike the bowl. If you want to try placing the bowl on your back, but find it difficult to strike the bowl from this position, it is fine to recruit someone else to be the striker. You may opt to find a striker that will assist you on your back.
You will definitely appreciate these singing bowls.