Tea Life Audio
Tea Life Audio is a podcast about Japanese Tea Ceremony and related arts. This is a round table show, with an open discussion about Tea. The show has three hosts who have several decades of combined experience with Tea ceremony.
Each episode follows a similar structure of: Announcements, Banter, Anecdote, and Main Tea topic.
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Lates blog posts
Topic: Midorikai OneWorld Chakai 3rd of May
hanami yori kaeri no hito ni cha no yu seba, kachō no e o mo hana mo oku maji
When receiving guests
For chanoyu fresh from a
Avoid nature paintings
and flowers in your alcove display
Main Topic – Gifts and Culture
toki narazu kyaku no kuraba, temae o ba kokoro wa sō ni waza o tsutsushime
An unannounced guest is no cause for dismay,
With an honest temae, allow spontaneity to be the order of the day
Main Topic – Hygiene
掛物を掛けて置くには 壁付を三 四分透し置く事と聞く
kakemono wo kaketeoku ni wa kabetsuki wo san yon bu tōshioku koto to kiku
When hanging a scroll
It should sit away from the wall
by 3 or 4 bu
Being gentle with one’s things
Trains the spirit anew