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Gongs of the Nahua and Azteca

Gongs of the Nahua and Azteca

by M H July 26, 2023

"Four times daily the music of chililitli (copper disks), of cornets, flutes, conch shells, and of a metal gong struck with metal hammer, sounded from the ninth story of this temple, calling the King to prayer. In time, this whole temple to the ‘unseen god’ came to be called chililitli in honor of its tintinnabulation."

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Eleven Questions with Sound Healer Alan Steinborn of Das Gongbad

Eleven Questions with Sound Healer Alan Steinborn of Das Gongbad

by M H October 18, 2021

We love Accent Gongs. Here, we're talking about Broder Oetken's Accent Gongs with Alan Steinborn of Das Gongbad. We chat about sound healing, preferred mallets, Oetken Gongs and more.

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Traditions and Spirituality in Dance of Lan Na (Northern Thailand)

Traditions and Spirituality in Dance of Lan Na (Northern Thailand)

by M H August 20, 2020

A rich tradition of spiritual healing through sound, dance, and ritual has developed around the influence of Indian dance culture and Theravada Buddhism in the Lan Na region of Northern Thailand. Read more to learn about these rich traditions and how they've informed modern sound healing. 

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Historical Traditions and Spirituality in Sound Healing

Historical Traditions and Spirituality in Sound Healing

by M H July 29, 2020

We all get jazzed up about all the appreciation that Sound Therapy and Healing is receiving now in our modern world, but as healers and therapists, we can all appreciate that our modern soup du jour of sound healing is built on a savory, complex broth of historical methods, traditions, and instrumentation. Explore with us. 

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