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
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
Topic – Tea Room Lighting
sanpuku no jiku wo kakeru wa, naka wo kake, jikusaki wo kake, tsugi ni jikumoto
A set of three scrolls
Are hung in an order thus:
First hang the centre
Then the last scroll & conclude
Back at the first scroll, no fuss
Anthonys candle shop:
114 Nakaicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8219, Japan
Koita nite koicha o tateba chakin oba koita no hashi ni oku mono zo kashi
If you are making koicha and using a small board, know to place the chakin on the edge of the small board