Chado the Way of Tea: A Japanese Tea Master's Almanac

Chado the Way of Tea: A Japanese Tea Master's Almanac

Sasaki Sanmi

Chado the best way of Tea: A eastern Tea Master's Almanac is a translation of the japanese vintage Sado-saijiki, first released in 1960. overlaying tea-related occasions in Japan all year long, Sasaki presents vignettes of gala's and formal events, and in addition to the conventional contemplative poetry that could be a a part of the tea ceremony.

Each bankruptcy covers adaptations within the tea rite applicable for a unmarried month, including:

  • Themes and sentiments--tea gatherings at evening, less than the moon, on snowy days, and lots of others.
  • Special events--describing significant tea fairs akin to Hina-matsuri and yasurai-matsuri.
  • Flowers with tea--a checklist of 250 plant life, divided by means of season with an evidence of the way they're included into the tea ceremony.
  • Cakes-descriptions and parts of wet and dry tarts and toffees utilized in the tea ceremony.
  • Meals for tea-the meal, kaiseki, debts for nearly a 3rd of any formal tea rite. This part comprises no less than confirmed menus for every month.
  • Words-seasonal phrases, poetic names for utensils, and nature phrases utilized in the tea ceremony.
  • The ebook additionally contains reproductions of virtually a hundred jap work produced via the recognized tea practitioner Hara Sankei, with over 1,000 eastern poems, and a thesaurus of over 500 really expert phrases with regards to the tea rite.

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