Bodhisattva Trading Co.

Antique Hybrid Diatonic
5th Octave Quarter Tone Cup Set

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This is an authentic antique hybrid, Master-quality® 8-piece Fifth octave Tibetan singing bowl cup set based on the fundamentals in diatonic quarter tone tuning. 

* C +10 Hz., Special 4 5/8" diameter, Extra-Thick, circa 18th Century

D +10 Hz., Void 5 1/8" diameter, XX-Thick, circa 17th Century

E +10 Hz.,Void-Yoni 4 1/2" diameter, XX-Thick, circa 19th Century

* F +10 Hz., Special 4 1/2" diameter,  XX-Thick, circa 20th Century

* G +10 Hz., Shabda 4 7/8" diameter, XX-Thick, circa 19th Century

* A +10 Hz., Stem Hybrid 5" diameter, XX-Thick, circa 18th Century

* B +8 Hz., Mani 4 3/8" diameter, XX-Thick, Contemporary

* C +6 Hz., Mani 4 3/8" diaeter, XX-Thick, Contemporary

The first bowl (Special 4 5/8") is the only singing bowl with a rim tone (F# -4 Hz.). Most extra-thick and XX-thick fifth octave Cup bowls possess an intense fundamental and do not have an independent rim tone.

About the sound file

First you will hear each singing bowl struck with the leather end of the leather-padded mallet. Next you will hear each bowl played around the upper rim or outside wall with either the leather end of the standard sized leather mallet, the smaller leather-mallet (Void-Yoni, Shabda,and B+8 Mani) or the 99-1 Xcelite mallet (Stem hybrid and C+8 Mani).


Package includes:

* Certificate of Authenticity  (Printed on parchment paper, hand-signed by Shakti-- Indo-Tibetan bronze specialist).

* 4-piece Professional Mallet Set  (a Himalayan hardwood Tibetan-wool padded mallet, a Himalayan hardwood leather-padded mallet, a small leather-padded mallet and a 99-1 Xcelite mallet).

* Tips and Information Brochure   (Historical information, general metallurgical analysis, how to hold the mallet, playing around the rim, and advanced techniques).

* Certificate of Authenticity  (Printed on parchment paper, hand-signed by Shakti.

*  Set Chart listing the tones of each singing bowl.

Tibetan silk-brocade singing bowl cushions are optionally available at a nominal extra charge. Available in Tibetan red, Royal blue, and/or Plum.

You will receive the exact bowls which you see and hear.

These Master-quality® singing bowls are among the finest caliber of singing bowls available in the world. Master-quality® means that these bowls have passed stringent tests for authentic antiquity, harmonic balance of sound, smoothness and ease of playing, sound volume and long sustain.

Bodhisattva sets are used worldwide by healing professionals, musicians, composers and meditators who demand the absolute finest quality available.

Price: $4,750.00

Plus shipping and handling

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