The Development of Tea Culture and Ceremony


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

Date:
Wednesday, January 31

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

Meet:
Under the Arch on YuPing Lu, TianShan Tea City
520 ZhongShan Xi Lu
Metro Lines 3 or 4 to West Yan’an Road
中山西路520号, 近武夷路

Cost:
RMB 280 

Please email events@seashanghai.org by January 28, under subject type “Tea Ceremony Wednesday” and include your membership number, mobile phone number, and WeChat ID. SEA cancellation policy applies after January 28. The event costs need to be paid in cash only. SEA coordinator is Jennifer Schmidt, mobile: 156-9217-9207.