The purpose of the chimes is to awaken you to the present moment. This chime is also sometimes described as a sacred symbol of wisdom. The chime’s deeply reverberating sound helps to awaken the mind and instill full-body peace. In Buddhism chimes have played a significant role in various rituals and were thought to attract peaceful spirits while protecting against evil forces. Chimes are a wonderful to spontaneously feel a sense of connection to nature and life.