The modern Western medicine does not approve of any alternative methods of healing in general. But with our greater understanding of the East and its traditions and with the development of technology, it has been proven that the ancient Buddhist healing practices work. The use of Tibetan singing bowls is becoming more and more widely spread today. Many people have these unconventional bells in their homes and use them for relaxation and meditation. Anyone can benefit from the healing powers of these bowls - through the sound and vibrations they produce, they affect positively the brain and the seven chakras of the endocrine gland positively. As a result the user feels calmer and more relaxed, more energetic and healthier.

The Tibetan singing bowls have been used for centuries in the Buddhist temples as well as in the homes of the followers of this faith. However, you do not have to be a Buddhist to take advantage of these meditation instruments. They are now freely sold on the market and you can find great collections both in local stores and online. You can use a singing bowl in the comfort of your own home to relax and meditate. These instruments are also popular with yoga practitioners for enhancing the effect of the exercises by influencing both the spiritual and the physical.

The traditional Tibetan singing bowls are made of seven different metals according to the ancient practice with each symbolizing a different celestial body. On the market today you can find many such instruments originally made in Tibet by the local craftsmen. There are also ancient instruments available with some dating back to the 17th century or even earlier. There are also whole sets containing a number of singing bowls available on the market. You will also be able to find new pieces made in different parts of the world through mass production. The pricing is determined by a number of factors with the ancient and locally produced singing bowls being the most expensive.

It is important to have in mind that each instrument made by a Tibetan craftsman is unique and produces unique sounds and vibrations. When choosing among the different Tibetan singing bowls you have to pay attention not only to its looks, but also to how it sings. Buddhists believe that for each person there is a bowl, with which they are able to connect. It is now possible to listen to the sounds online before making a purchase. By picking the right singing bowl, you will be able to make the most of it healing powers. You might also want to own more than one instrument to influence all your inner chakras more efficiently

There are many dealers that are selling Tibetan singing bowls and meditation bells at present. You should opt for a renowned and reputable marketer in order to make sure you are getting an original and unique product. It is also important to keep in mind that the antique singing bowls cannot be very dated accurately and some dealers may exploit this to make you pay more than the instrument actually costs.