Ga'u or Gawu is a ritual
item also known as amulet
box. Gau are portable shrines
generally made from hand hammered metals. The purpose and function of an amulet box is for general protection and protection when traveling. Amulet boxes are also commonly used to store all manner of sacred
materials such as small texts, blessing cords, consecrated medicine
, relics, and the like.
Types of Tibetan
Tibetan Gau boxs can be categorized according to their size, .