Cherry finish ash wood, hand-hammered bronze gong. 50 in. Overall Length; 13.75 in. Diameter Gong.
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.