TeaLife Audio – Episode 073 – Nakaoki

Hosts:

– Adam

– Marius

– Damian

– Anthony

 

Poem:

餘所などに花を贈らば、其の花は開き過ぎしを遣らぬ物也
yoso nado ni hana wo okuraba, sono hana wa hiraki sugishi wo yaranu mono nari
Flowers in full bloom;
An unwelcome gift to the
Host of chanoyu –
How should one hide their distaste
When the alcove is wilting?

 

Main Topic: Nakaoki

 

Information referenced:

The one Taste of Truth: Zen and the Art of Drinking Tea

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TeaLife Audio – Episode 071 – Keeping records

Hosts
– Adam
– Marius
– Anthony

Poem
水指に手桶出さば、手は橫に、前の蓋取り先に重ねよ
mizusashi ni toke daseba, te wa yoko ni, mae no futa tori saki ni kasane yo

Should a teoke
Be used for the water jar
Orientate the
Handle side-to-side and rest
The front lid on the far lid

Main topic – Keeping records


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TeaLife Audio – Episode 100 – Koma

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Host
– Aaron
– Adam
– Marius

Guest
– Ula

Main Topic

Koma – Small tearooms

Poem

 68. 帛紗をば竪は九寸よこ巾は八寸八分曲尺にせよ fukusa oba tate wa kyū sunn yoko haba wa hassunn hachi bu kane-jaku ni se yo For a fukusa, measure in kanejaku 9 sunn for its height; Then an 8 sunn 8 bu width, asymmetry should delight.

Information referenced

– Lunar New Year: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jf1hQR7rsLk


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TeaLife Audio – Episode 99 – Whats Up

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Host

    • Adam
    • Marius

Poem 67
For a chakin’s size, measure in kanejaku 1 shaku long;
Then for the width of the cloth, measure 5 sunn along

chakin oba nagami nuno haba isshaku ni
yoko wa go sun no kanejaku to shire

茶巾をば長み布はば一尺に
横は五寸のかね尺としれ

Information referenced

Lunar New Year with Adam and Marius

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TeaLife Audio – Episode 97 – Thus Spake Mizuyathustra

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Hosts

    • – Adam
    • – Marius
    • – Anthony

Poem

65. 蓋置きに三つ足あらば一つ足まへにつかふと心得ておけ

futaoki ni mittsu ashi araba hitotsu ashi mae e ni tsukau to kokoroeteoke

for a three legged
futaoki remember
while using the tool
one leg comes to the front and
two to the back as a rule

Main Topic – Adams Mizuya Rules

Information Referenced
https://www.uedasokochanoyu.com/2018/12/17/thus-spake-mizuyathustra/


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TeaLife Audio – Episode 96 – When to invite

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Host
– Adam
– Marius
– Anthony

Poem
64. いにしへは名物などの香合へ直ちにたきもの入れぬとぞきく
inishie wa meibutsu nado no kōgō e tadachi ni takimono irenu to zo kiku

I hear in the past
a precious incense holder
was treated sacredly;
Even incense was not placed
in the vessel directly

Main Topic
when to start doing tea for others and when to do you first tea for your teacher.


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TeaLife Audio – Episode 95 – Temae Video

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Host
– Adam
– Marius
– Anthony

Main Topic – Temae Video
– Adams videos for Ueda Ryu – https://www.uedasokochanoyu.com/videos/
– Marius videos for Urasenke – https://chanoyu.world/temae/

Information referenced

– Facebook Group for Tea Bowl Collectors https://www.facebook.com/groups/teabowls/
– Video about chawan requirements https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FUDzdjk5Mqs&fbclid=IwAR1SmlIl8rYpTky3a_gPISpFapr5WLm6OnrwN242MnEcqEw_lpLAcF-n86g

Naka Oki Mizusashi Placement

This video is explained in episode 95 of TeaLife Audio: https://tealife.audio/tealife-audio-episode-95-temae-video/

 

 


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