The sound from a ringing bell is supposed to drown any other offending or disturbing noises surrounding the area of worship. When one rings the bell, it is done with the following thoughts "I greet you with the ringing of the bell and with the wish that you remain in my thoughts and that I may be cleansed and protected from evil thoughts or deeds".Hanuman, worshipped for his strength, valor, agility, is a man of great learning. He is considered to be an avatar (incarnation) of Lord Shiva. Hanuman, a great devotee of Sri Rama, is the symbol of devotion and dedication. Hanuman carried Sri Rama and Lakshmana on His shoulder when they were in search of Sugreeva, the king of Vanarav in Kishkindha and helped them to find Sita.A heavy bell with Hanuman perched on the top, made in high quality finish.