Questions

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During the ro-season some temae are oriented towards the outside corner and some towards the insi...
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In chawan kazari, at what point do you stop using two hands to handle the tea-bowl? Or what is th...
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When and why is the fukusa left in the room in Irekodate? The only other temae I know of in which...
1 vote
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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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What are the rules for arranging higashi (dry sweets) on a higashibon (sweet tray)? Pleace specif...
1 vote
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Should I do something to my new kama (kettle) before using it for the first time?
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How do you go about making a chashaku (tea scoop)? What tools do you need?
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How do you finish hakobi usucha temae in RO-season if there is not going to be haiken (display of...
1 vote
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How can I repair a broken tea bowl? I got all the pieces, but it is broken into two larger pieces...
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Is there a way to slow the formation of rust on the kama?
0 votes
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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...
2 votes
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I have a hard time sitting in seiza for more than minutes at a time. Is there any stretches or ex...
1 vote
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What Tea sweets are easy to make at home? And how do you make them?
1 vote
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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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1 vote
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Is there a relationship between the size of furo and ro sumi?  My first thought when I saw the si...
  • acrasso asked 2 years ago
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1 vote
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What are the items called that are used to hang the kettle? I’m looking for the Japanese na...
2 votes
549 views
In what order should guests stand after leaving chashitsu (tearoom) waiting for the last bow to t...
  • Adam asked 2 years ago
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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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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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