Strike our Zen Table Gong any time you need to chase away bad thoughts. Its calming tones will help you soothe your way to a better day. Gongs were sounded for over a thousand years to chase away evil spirits, warn of invading armies, heal the sick and invoke the spirits of the dead. To be touched by a gong was said to bring happiness and strength. Handcrafted using traditional methods, Woodstock Gongs bring the ancient wonders of the Far East home. Brass gong, antiqued copper finish steel frame. Gong is 6 inches in diameter.