This singing bowl was handmade in Nepal, this is a cast singing bowl, and the writing and designs on the outside of the bowl were painted by hand. This singing bowl is made from copper and other metals and painted blue and gold. The Tibetan Buddhist mantra, om mani padme hum, is painted around the outside of the bowl.. The designs may vary slightly due to the handmade nature of this product. This singing bowl is 5 inches wide at the widest point, and 2.25 inches tall.