Size: total height - 12.5 inches; wooden handle - about 11 inches; striker stick - 10 inches
- Having a construction with a hanging metal stick
- Large round rim thick wall and wide belly body,
- Premium Quality & Great Sound
When the head-monk strikes it in the Zendo, it means the beginning or the end of the meditation hours. When he does so at the head of a procession it means that all the monks joining it are to stand still and then sit, or that they have to rise from the sitting position and walk back to the Zendo.