A Wind-Activated Gong with the Romance of the Far East
With its graceful design reminiscent of calligraphy, the Emperor Gong captures the romance and splendor of the Far East. Inspired by traditional Asian design, the gong offers a beautiful sound that reflects balance, harmony, grace and beauty.
Hang the Emperor Gong outside and enjoy the vibrating sound with every breeze.
In Buddhism, the gong is sounded 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.
Gong diameter: 25.4 cm
Total length with suspension: 87.6 cm
Weight: about 1.05 kg.
Gong diameter: 34.9 cm
Total length with suspension: 127 cm
Weight: about 2.35 kg
- Material of the gong: brass
- Esh wood
|Shipping weight:||1,20 kg|
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