This singing bowl was made in Nepal from seven metals and painted blue and gold. This singing bowl has the Tibetan Buddhist mantra, om mani padme hum, painted around the outside of the bowl. This singing bowl is 6 inches wide and 3.5 inches tall. There are Buddhist designs in the bottom of the bowl and on the bottom of the outside of the bowl as well. This singing bowl has a nice tone, and the straight sides make this bowl easy to play.