Recently matcha green tea has become very popular all around the world. As you may know, matcha plays a very important role in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. However, learning about Japanese tea ceremony means much more than just learning to make matcha.
Why was this a necessary practice of samurais and monks in times past? Why is the "ceremony" still carried on today? Why do many foreign residents in Japan devote themselves to it?
Come, step into the world of profound spirituality and set your soul free.
- Price: 3,000 JPY
- Duration: 75 min
1. Introduction: You will learn the basic concepts and ideas of tea ceremony. You will also learn how to behave in a tea room and appreciate its decoration.
2. The Way of Tea: You will watch a demonstration of the way of tea. We think you will enjoy the quiet and serene atmosphere.
3. Tea Making - Hands-On: Make your own tea! We will tell you how to drink it, and also serve you a specially selected Japanese cake.
Wonderful calm time, great location, lovely venue. I learnt a lot. It was both challenging and relaxing.
My friends and I enjoyed the class and we learned a lot from our instructors. It's an excellent introduction to the art of tea ceremony, concise and informative. I hope we can go back soon to try other classes on calligraphy and flower arrangement.
Very informative, unique experience. Instructor was knowledgeable and very hospitable. Very enjoyable.