Shakuhachi is the
quintessential bamboo flute of Japan made famous by Komuso Priests of Emptiness.
They wandered the Japanese countryside playing the shakuhachi for alms.
Shakuhachi epitomized the ethereal world the Komuso lived in - a world of
chants, meditation, and impermanence.
The sound is sublime. The playing a
ritual. Daily practice will introduce the player into a new world.
Shibui Swords Hand Crafted 2.3 Jinashi Shakuhachi
Made of all natural Madke' Bamboo & Tuned in the key
Shakuhachi made for Honkyoku. It has a beautiful deep tone and plays exceptionally well.
Holes are slightly offset for easy fingering. Naturally cured with a gloss finish and fully bound.
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