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 – Toriawase
tsuribune wa kusari no nagasa toko ni yori, de-bune iri-bune uki-bune to shire
A ‘floating boat’ vase evokes the sea for which it hankers
Adjust its chain to evince an outgoing ship, incoming ship or ship at anchor
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