Buddhist Ritual Dorje and Ghanta

An ornate Tibetan brass bell, or ghanta, with a dorje, or vajra. The dorje symbolizes the spiritual force of a thunderbolt of enlightenment and the indestructability of a diamond or of the spirit.

The dorje symbolizes the male energies, and the bell symbolizes female energies. They are companion tools used in Bhuddist ritual bringing together the forces of compassion and wisdom.

The bell measures approximately 16 cm in height (6″).