Originating in Mesopotamia, singing bowls have been used for centuries to produce heavenly sounds during meditation, healing, and other spiritual practices. The history of these bowls is one of transcendental mystery. Honor and embellish your bowl and meditation practice with this elegant brocade accessory--the perfect honorary dias for a singing bowl bowl. The cushion can also be used for the display of statues, jewelry and other objects of beauty. The durable brocade is a mix of silk and synthetic fibers.