Alms bowls are one of the simplest but most important objects in the daily lives of Buddhist monks. It is primarily a practical object, used as a bowl in which to collect alms (either money or food) from lay supporters and has symbolic significance associated with the historical Buddha.
These absolutely beautiful ceremonial alms bowls look lovely on their own or filled with your favorite objets. Large size featured separately in two patterns. Also available filled with our gorgeous scented candles from Saarti.
Medium alms bowl measures approx. 6"diameter, 4"h
Small alms bowl measuring approx. 5"diameter, 3"h