This Serkyem Set is made of copper alloy with gold plated and is intricately hand engraved with eight auspicious symbols and other designs on both the top and lower Serkyem Set parts. This finely carved Serkyem Set is crafted by the master artisans of Patan, Nepal.
It is believed that when we make any offering to the Buddhas, it collects a lot of of merit for us, to clear the way for us to accomplish the things we wish and to invite the necessary conditions and resources. The way the offering is done, liquid overflows from one(top) vessel to the another(bottom) this represents the overflowing abundance of things to come to us, visualized as all our wishes coming true. It is also believed that it is good to offer strong drinks or hot drinks, such as hot boiling tea. The heat represents a kind of swiftness, as we urge the Protector to accomplish our wishes and requests quickly.