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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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2 votes
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I have recently found out that in Urasenke the sweets can be also served in a jikirô (a sweet con...
  • fukuda asked 2 years ago
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2 votes
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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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2 votes
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[In the below post, I am referencing Men’s kimono, although I am also interested to hear th...
  • jadfre asked 2 months ago
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2 votes
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What are the rules for arranging higashi (dry sweets) on a higashibon (sweet tray)? Pleace specif...
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My teacher taught me to use fukusa until they can’t be physically used anymore. One wipes t...
  • Adam Sōmu asked 12 months ago
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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
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2 votes
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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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I would like to ask the tea community if there is anyone researching the chanoyu and teachings of...
  • Adam Sōmu asked 10 months ago
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2 votes
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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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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...
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One of my students has gone and acquired a set of ekirei futaoki and yari no say kensui. I think ...
  • Adam Sōmu asked 2 years ago
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2 votes
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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 7 months ago
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1 vote
386 views
What are the items called that are used to hang the kettle? I’m looking for the Japanese na...
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
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I’m wondering what the various schools have as rules for what you carry in your kaichu. &nb...
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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 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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I have done many public tea demonstrations over the years (Urasenke style) and all of them have b...
  • rhondarolf asked 2 years ago
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