Tibetan Buddhist Amulet & Prayer Gau Ghao Box
Tibetan Buddha prayer box, vintage in age and in very good condition. Interior red prayer cloth and buddha icon.
Tibetan Buddhist Amulet & Prayer Gau Ghao in Copper & metal, 4 inches tall X 3 inches wide
The Silk covered box contains written prayers sacred yantra diagram of the kalachakra, the prayers and yantras are block-printed.
Mahakala Gau Shrine: The Tibetan Mahakala Ghau, (prayer box) was used to carry sacred relics, magical charms and medicinal herbs, and acted as portable shrines used for protection when traveling.
- This Tibetan Gau Portable Shrine can be worn hanging from the neck or from a waist sash or belt.
- These Tibetan Gau Portable Shrine are crafted by a small group of Tibetan artisans currently living Nepal.