Tepi Wood

110.00

Straight style Tepi made in Brazil.
Wood;  bamboo & bone
Lenght; 33 cm. Weight: 190  grams
Diameter receiving end 0.6 mm
Inner diameter blow-side. approx 1,8 mm

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A very clean design on this Tepi made by a Brazilian artisan friend.
Made with wood artist clay and has a has bone tip.
In bas relief, the om symbol sends its message on the blow-end side.

Tepi and Kuripe

Traditionally Rapé is administered through a pipe made out of bamboo or bone. The Tepi is a blowpipe that you can use to administer another person. When receiving Rapé the other blows it through both nostrils. In general, the shape of the Tepi is straight, curved or V-shaped. A different form is self-administration. For this, you use a Kuripe. The Kuripe has a V- shape and connects the mouth to the nostril. In this case, you blow the Rapé to yourself.

Tepis Receiving blessings from their creators