The Development of Tea Culture and Ceremony


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The tea ceremony has its roots in Buddhism, but what is its purpose today? Let’s explore the development of tea and its complex relationships to politics, culture, meditation, and wellness. We will observe several methods of preparing tea while comparing the flavors from different categories. Finally, we’ll enjoy a formal tea ceremony as our host shares the meaning behind the art form. 

Date:
Monday, January 29

Time:
9:45am Registration, 10am to 12pm

Meet:
Under the arch on Yuping Rd, Tianshan Tea City
520 Zhongshan Rd. (W)
(metro line 3 or 4 to West Yan’an Rd station, exit 1 or 2)
中山西路520号, 近武夷路

Cost:
RMB 280

Please email events@seashanghai.org by January 26. Under Subject type “Tea Ceremony” and include your membership number, mobile phone number, and WeChat ID. SEA cancellation policy applies after January 26. The event costs need to be paid in cash only. SEA coordinator is Jennifer Schmidt, mobile: 156-9217-9207.