The singing bowls actually have various uses and are really mind-blowing. Their efficacy will be based on how you will be using them and for what purpose. And healing of the mind and body is the most common purpose and use of these singing bowls.
A set of alloy metals made up the singing bowls, and these metals will correspond with the seven chakras that are known to have the ability to open a blocked energy of a certain chakra in order to cure a certain condition. That is why you need to struck the singing bowl that is made of alloy which will be placed on the part of the body that will need some treatment. The resonance will travel to the cells of the body and will be opening up a particular chakra.
There are still a lot of different ways on how singing bowls are being used aside from the treatment of some disorders. You can also charge up an object or emotion with the use of a singing bowl. You can use different metals that are strong in a lot of ways to transfer energy using a strong medium which is the sound. Some ancient tribes would be transferring strong intentions with the use of the singing bowls. Sound is a really strong medium that you can use to transfer energy, in addition to that, the singing bowls can also be used to transfer emotions, thoughts, and wishes.
You can transfer your wishes using the singing bowl by writing them on a piece of paper and placing them inside the bowl. A lot of people believed that the wishes will be charged up and will have a great chance of coming true.
There are some people that will be placing a picture of the person that will need some healing inside the singing bowl in order to heal the person. The picture will be charged up by the resonance after the singing bowl will be struck. For this to happen, certain types of metals will be used and that will be depending on what type of the body will require some healing. An example is a singing bowl made of copper where you will be placing the picture of the person that will require some healing for his or her heart. And you will need to strike the singing bowl in a certain way. Even if the person is not there, his or her picture will still get charged. The picture will be charged up with the enough energy that will come from the striking of the singing bowl made of copper.
The good thing about this kind of technique is that no one will be able to misuse this kind of purpose of the singing bowl. Any blocked energy from any chakra will provide great benefits to the person that will need some healing.
Interestingly, this can also be used astrologically! If Venus is badly placed in the horoscope or is debilitated, a copper bowl can be filled with clean water and then made to resonate. This way, the water gets charged. When this water is immediately consumed by the person, it is believed that a badly placed Venus in the horoscope gets strength. A word of caution though- it is advisable that these healing methods are best left to experts.