The Myth says that Confucious created this famous ancient game while on his travels throughout China where he taught his principles to many people. They say the name came from his love of birds. Despite historians being skeptical of this story, the long beautiful history of Mah Jong still makes this game very fun and relevant today. Traditionally played throughout Asia, now this game is available to be played in your own home. Engage these mystical tiles and play the strategy game of Mah Jong with our beautiful wooden set. This beautiful set of Mah Jong is handmade from the Monkey Pod wood and has a great natural feel.