Wood, multi-colored fabric covering, iron fittings; measurements 19 x 28,5 x 13,5 centimeters; on loan from Helga Paul
In order to symbolically maintain good luck in the house, coins, seeds, jewels, semi-precious stones and much more are kept in a chest in the altar room of the house.
Wood; measurements: length 29,5 centimeters, diameter 7,5 centimeters and length 31,5 centimeters, diameter 8 centimeters and length 34,5 centimeters, diameter 7 centimeters; on loan from the Völkerkundemuseum der Universität Zürich
Bone, snakeskin, silver, silk, silk velvet, cotton, imitation coral; measurement of the drum base 9 x 6,5 centimeters; on loan from a private collection
Hand drums, which are beaten on both sides, symbolize the simultaenous existence of both the relative and the absolute truth. They accompany the Lama in his meditation, please the gods' ears or call for the deities in ritual.
Bone; length 27 centimeters, on loan from a private collection
Ritual daggers, carved entirely out of bone, are kept mainly on the altar as decorative objects or are used in secret rites.