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Please see other shrine categories for items like offering bowls and mandala sets. Below you will find a selection of items that are used for daily offerings and fixed shrine offerings.

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Tumbled Gemstone MIx
1 Kilogram of Semi-Precious Gemstones - Rainbow Mix
Our Price: £17.50

Up to 25 different varieties of semi-precious stones can be found in our 'Rainbow' gemstone mix. Using gemstones is a wonderful and generous practice when making mandala offerings. They can be used as part of a fixed mandala offering on your shrine or used when making mandala offerings as part of your Ngöndro practice. You can also add gemstones to your fixed offering bowls as an alternative to rice. This will give your shrine added richness and beauty and will not spoil like rice.

You will receive a large 1 kg bag of mixed stones. Stones are approx 8 to 10 mm in length
2 KG of Gemstones
2 Kilograms of Semi-Precious Gemstones - Rainbow Mix
Our Price: £30.00

Up to 25 different varieties of semi-precious stones can be found in our 'Rainbow' gemstone mix. Using gemstones is a wonderful and generous practice when making mandala offerings. They can be used as part of a fixed mandala offering on your shrine or used when making mandala offerings as part of your Ngöndro practice. You can also add gemstones to your fixed offering bowls as an alternative to rice. This will give your shrine added richness and beauty and will not spoil like rice.

You will receive:

2 x 1 kilogram bags of mixed gemstones.
FIXED INCENSE OFFERING
FIXED INCENSE OFFERING
Our Price: £9.95

A beautiful hand crafted fixed incense offering for your shrine or altar. Includes a lovely brocade border.

height approx 5 inches
hand crafted in Nepal.

brocade border may vary.
Fixed Flower Offering - Copper & Gilt
Fixed Flower Offering - Copper & Gilt
Our Price: £108.00

A beautiful hand crafted fixed flower offering for your shrine or altar. Crafted from copper and with 24k gold highlights on the base and bejewelled flowers.

Height 5.75 inches
Width 3.9 inches
Sourced in Nepal.


DECORATED CONCH SHELL OFFERING
RARE DECORATED CRYSTAL CONCH SHELL OFFERING

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Conch or chank shells are often used to represent an offering of music on a traditional Tibetan shrine. This particular one off piece has been hand crafted from Himalayan crystal and then finished with fine silver work and inlaid with genuine coral and turquoise. This is the finest piece of its kind that we have ever offered.

Himalayan Crystal & Silver
length 4 inches
width 2 inches
Hand crafted in Nepal
Rare Quality Ritual Conch Shell Trumpet ornamented with repoussé silver and turquoise & coral
Rare Quality Ritual Conch Shell Trumpet ornamented with silver, turquoise & coral
Our Price: £895.00

A rare quality Indian conch or chank shell trumpet that has been ornamented with silver and has coral and turquoise inlay. The silver is engraved with a floral motif. A wonderful ritual instrument or alternatively a fine altar offering to represent the 'melodious sound of the Dharma'.

Material: Indian Conch (Chank) ornamented with silver
inlaid with genuine coral and turquoise cabachons.
Origin: Nepal/Himalayan
Age: 20th C
length 8.25 inches
width 3.5 inches
Hand Carved Chank Shell
LARGE CARVED INDIAN CONCH or CHANK SHELL

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A stunning shell that has been masterfully carved with the Windhorse and the hybrid Garuda and Snow Lion. Various auspicious symbols and lotus petals also make up the scene. A perfect offering for your shrine or altar. It also plays beautifully with a very resonant sound.

Length approx 7 inches x 4 inches
Origin: Hand carved in Nepal
Age: 20th C
Large Chank Shell Trumpet
LARGE PLAYABLE INDIAN CONCH SHELL - Antique Finish
Our Price: £325.00

A larger size conch (also chank) shell that is traditionally used to symbolise music offerings to the enlightened ones and is a potent symbol of the Dharma resounding in all directions. This shell has a beautiful vibrant sound when played. It also has a leather handle which helps it to sit nicely in the hand.

Sourced in Nepal
Conch will display natural pitting which is inherent in the shell.
Length approx - 6.5 inches
age: 20th C
Antique Ritual Conch Shell Trumpet
Antique Ritual Conch Shell Trumpet

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A small size ritually used antique conch shell. Displays a lovely usage patina from being played and handled.

Length approx - 4.5 inches
Condition: Very good
Sourced in Nepal
age: 19th C
Antique Himalayan Conch (Chank) Shell - 19th C
Antique Himalayan Conch (Chank) Shell - 19th C
Our Price: £180.00

A delightful palm sized antique conch (also chank) shell that is traditionally used to symbolise music offerings on the shrine and is a potent symbol of the Dharma resounding in all directions. It has been incised with a lotus flower decoration, which is a style found in Tibet and the Himalayan regions. This sacred shell has a high and vibrant sound when played.

Length approx - 4.3 inches
Sourced in Nepal
age: 19th C or earlier
Crystal Conch Shell
HIMALAYAN CRYSTAL CONCH SHELL

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A beautiful hand carved crystal conch or chank shell. A conch shell is often used to represent music when making fixed offerings on a shrine. This is a large fine quality piece.

Material: Rock Crystal
Length approx - 91 mm x 60 mm
Hand carved in Nepal. 251 grams
Hand Carved Chank Shell
LARGE CARVED INDIAN CONCH or CHANK SHELL - Srid-pa-ho Protection Mandala
Our Price: £395.00

A stunning shell that has been masterfully carved with the Srid-pa-ho Protection Mandala and various auspicious symbols. A perfect offering for your shrine or altar. It also plays beautifully with a very resonant sound.

Length approx 7 inches x 4 inches
Origin: Hand carved in Nepal
Age: 20th C
Large Chank Shell Trumpet
Large Ritual Conch Shell - Finely Engraved
Our Price: £795.00

A rare quality old Indian conch shell (also chank) that is traditionally used to symbolise the offering of music to the enlightened ones and is a potent symbol of the Dharma resounding in all directions. It is beautifully engraved with a Tibetan floral design and parasol, one of the eight auspicious signs to symbolise the Buddha's victory over the Four Maras. Displays a lovely patina and grain and plays with a very vibrant and resonant sound.

Length approx - 7 inches
Sourced in Nepal
age: 20th C
Chank Shell
LARGE INDIAN CONCH or CHANK SHELL

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A lovely looking larger size chank or conch shell trumpet (Tibetan: Dunkar), traditionally used to symbolise music offerings on the shrine. The conch is also one of the Eight Auspicious Symbols and also represents the melodious sound of the Dharma teachings. Each shell might display swirls of colour inherent in the material which is a natural occurence.

Length approx 5.5 to 6 inches
Origin: India
Crystal Conch Shell
SMALL HIMALAYAN CRYSTAL CONCH SHELL
Our Price: £20.00

A beautiful hand carved clear crystal conch or chank shell. A conch shell is often used to represent music when making fixed offerings on a shrine. This is a fine quality piece that would sit perfectly in an offering bowl.

35 mm x 24 mm

Hand carved in Nepal
DECORATED CONCH SHELL OFFERING
DECORATED CONCH SHELL OFFERING
Our Price: £17.95

Conch or chank shells are often used to represent an offering of music on a traditional Tibetan shrine. These genuine shells are approximately 5 to 6 inches long. Due to the nature of these shells they will display slight variation of colour and inclusions. The lovely metalwork on the shell has been silver plated and is inlaid with imitation coral and turquoise. Even though they are small there is a hole at the apex to allow them to be played. They make a beautiful shrine or altar offering.

Length 5 to 6 inches.
Width approx 2 inches
Hand carfted in Nepal.

The number of gemstones in each piece may vary.
INDIAN 'LIGHTNING' SHELL OFFERING
INDIAN 'LIGHTNING' SHELL OFFERING - smooth

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The Indian lightning welk is a very pretty shell, and is often used on Buddhist and Hindu shrines to represent the conch shell music offering. This is a perfect size to add to your fixed shrine offering on your altar.

Sourced in Nepal
approx 7 to 8 cm
INDIAN 'LIGHTNING' SHELL OFFERING
LARGE INDIAN 'LIGHTNING' SHELL OFFERING - 6 inches
Our Price: £19.95

The Indian lightning welk is a very pretty shell, and is often used on Buddhist and Hindu shrines to represent the conch shell music offering. This is a perfect size to add to your fixed shrine offering on your altar. This is the largest of these shells in our inventory.

Sourced in Nepal
approx 5.5 inches to 6 inches
SHAL-SAY TORMA with base
SHAL-SAY TORMA with base

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A wonderful wooden shal-say (or Zhalse) torma. Individually hand painted.

The shal-say torma can be used as a fixed food offering on your shrine.

Each piece sits on a lovely raised base.

height approx 7 inches including base.
HAND PAINTED WOODEN TORMA
HAND PAINTED WOODEN TORMA ~ YIDAM PALCHEN DUPA

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A Wonderful wooden torma that is hand crafted in Nepal and hand painted entirely by hand.

Hand crafted in Nepal
Height approx 10 inches (25.5cm)
Width approx 2.5 inches (6.5 cm)
SILVER PLATED SHAL-SAY TORMA
SILVER PLATED SHAL-SAY TORMA

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A copper and silver plated shal-say torma for your shrine.

Height approx 125mm
Width at base approx 50mm
A set of 7 Torma Plates
A set of 7 Torma Plates
Our Price: £21.00

A set of 7 stainless steel Torma plates.
diameter 95 mm
Hand crafted in Nepal.
Hand Painted Wooden Treasure Box - Tiger Design
Hand Painted Wooden Treasure Box - Tiger Design - Antique Style
Our Price: £20.00

A lovely hand crafted traditional Tibetan style wooden box. Hand painted with a stylised Tibetan tiger design. It can be used to house precious items on your shrine or altar.

Origin: Nepal
approx size:
6 inches width
4.5 inches height
4 inches depth

Each box is individually hand crafted in an antique style and so please expect makers blemishes.

SAFFRON
SAFFRON - 1 gram

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100% Pure Saffron.

Saffron can be used to both colour your water and rice when making offerings. Saffron is regarded as a very pure substance and therefore enhances the overall offering made on your shrine. Turn your water and rice a wonderful golden colour by adding a small amount of saffron. This can be done daily or reserved for special days.

1 gram of Saffron.