Gilded Bronze Bell with Dorje Set
The Bell and Dorje, also known as the Vajra, are revered religious objects in Nepal and Tibet. This set is hand cast in bronze. The bell, held in the left hand, symbolizes the female force, while the Dorje, held in the right hand, symbolizes the male force. The bell is decorated with the 8 Auspicious Symbols of the Ashtamangala, for good luck. This set of Bell and Dorje come from Bhaktapur, Nepal, which is known for its fine bronze craftsmanship. It is made a of bronze, which is why the sound of the bell is clear and has a long resonance. The bell can also be sung with a wooden playing stick, included with purchase.
Bell = 7” H x 3.5” W; Dorje = 4.25”