Buddhist set

Set Of 3 from Nepal (SKU 4967)

Set of 3 decorated metal objects used in the Tibetan tradition, in miniatures. An ornamental small vase, an oval shaped container, both commonly used to hold a sacred substance or snuff. And a prayer wheel; a cylindrical wheel on a spindle. Traditionally, a mantra is written in Newari language of Nepal, on the outside of the wheel. The mantra Om Mani Padme Hum is most commonly used, but other mantras may be used as well. Inside is placed a small paper with a prayer printed on it.