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From a previous post on Satsûbako, an interesting issue on Okuden temaes was raised , and why the...
  • fukuda asked 2 years ago
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Often in class I have used a hirajawan for usucha but have never for koicha. Would you use it for...
  • acrasso asked 2 years ago
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I would like to know, with photos or links to images, the different types of Satsūbako (box to co...
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As a new kid on the block in Europe, I would like to start looking for a source of sumi (charcoal...
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When it comes to food in the tea room, I do not like to serve japanese dishes here in southern Ge...
  • Gerhard asked 5 months ago
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Hi all!   I moved back to Europe (Belgium for now) not so long ago from Japan. I started Edo...
  • Feldin asked 1 year ago
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When doing the temae Chaire Kazari, while the chaire is displayed in the tokonoma, is there tea i...
  • acrasso asked 2 years ago
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How do you go about making a chashaku (tea scoop)? What tools do you need?
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I was in a dogu-ya and saw a really interesting knot on the Nagao Chaire and was wondering if the...
  • acrasso asked 2 years ago
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To what extent is it acceptable (in your tea tradition) to use furo in ro season? And to the exte...
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How do you treat kama before and after use? How do you do kiome (purification) ?
  • Adam asked 2 years ago
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Is it frowned upon for women to the use a purple fukusa since it is the color used by men (Urasen...
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What Tea sweets are easy to make at home? And how do you make them?
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I have done many public tea demonstrations over the years (Urasenke style) and all of them have b...
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Dear all, I have a question regarding the natsume for Satsubako. I’ve been taught only in K...
  • fukuda asked 2 years ago
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What are the dimensions of Urasenke men’s items?  I am under the impression that they are l...
  • rhondarolf asked 12 months ago
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Urasenke has a system of kyojo (permissions to study). Do all tea school use a kyojo system and w...
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I have seen some tea rooms where the rooms name is hung on a sign, written in kanji and engraved ...
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What is the proper way to use a tabidansu? I’m looking for information on when to open the...
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