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I am interested in the way different schools conduct kinin-date. I am interested because I feel t...
  • Adam Sōmu asked 10 months ago
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1 vote
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During okeiko, in general, after the haiken, when the guest ask the host about the the natsume/ch...
  • soshin asked 2 years ago
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1 vote
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In my experience, the opening of the hearth is not performed in front of guests. Instead, another...
  • Adam Sōmu asked 2 years ago
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1 vote
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Reviewing my notes on the informal bondemae (usucha with a round tray and a tesubin), it always s...
  • Elmar asked 2 years ago
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0 votes
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Is there any place where you can buy fusuma outside Japan, or have it shipped internationally? I ...
1 vote
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Are there rules for when to use a ceramic kensui (not part of a kaigu set) and when to use a bron...
  • Helena asked 2 years ago
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1 vote
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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...
1 vote
635 views
When bringing in Tenmoku-Dai for setting up the temae at the beginning, chashaku is placed on the...
2 votes
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I am building a tea space and was looking for some input on how high I should raise my tatami mat...
  • acrasso asked 1 year ago
  • last active 1 year ago
0 votes
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I’m looking for a diagram showing the different shapes of chaire and their appropriate name...
1 vote
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What are the dimensions of Urasenke men’s items?  I am under the impression that they are l...
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...
1 vote
658 views
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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1 vote
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Dear all,   I am looking to extend my practice dougu. Do you know where could I buy a kama (...
  • Feldin asked 8 months ago
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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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0 votes
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On a discussion with some instructors (Urasenke), we could not get into a conclusion of what and ...
  • fukuda asked 2 years ago
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1 vote
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I’m in need of some new Kimono. I was wondering is it possible to get in contact with Hinod...
1 vote
493 views
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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395 views
How do you finish hakobi usucha temae in RO-season if there is not going to be haiken (display of...
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