Antique Silver Round Tibetan Hindu Gau Prayer Box

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Antique round Tibetan Hindu Gau prayer box that is made of silver.  They would contain small blessings or relics inside.  Double sided, one side has a symbol of a double Dorje or Vishva vajra (are two Dorjes connected to form a cross), which represents foundation of the physical world and offers great protection and positive vibrations. The other side contains a Kalachakra mantra symbol of Buddhism, which represents cycles of time; internal, external and alternative.

The prayer box opens by unscrewing the pin at the bottom.  The screw pin has a clockwise swastika is a solar symbol (Surya), suggesting the motion of the Sun in India (the northern hemisphere).

  • Tibetan Gau Prayer Box
  • Material:  Silver
  • Era:  Late 1800's - Early 1900's
  • Condition:  Pre-Owned, In Very Good Condition
  • Measures:  1 3/4" x 1 1/2" x 1/2"
  • Weight:  23g

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Stock# Ster0475



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