Please note: this event is now sold out
5.15PM - 6.15PM
Speaker: Ms Mio Shapley
Venue: Crush Hall, Pathfoot Building, University of Stirling
The tea-ceremony will be performed by Mio Shapley, a qualified master of Urasenke Tea Ceremony, who studied with master Yoshiko Noda. "Cha-no-yu: The Way of Tea" is a traditional Japanese living art form and originated in 16th century Japan. The 4 principals of the Tea Ceremony are Harmony, Respect, Purity and Tranquility. It synthesizes the arts of flower arrangement, calligraphy, poetry, pottery, kimono and philosophy into a way of life.
The tea-ceremony is part of the University of Stirling's Japanese Week. Please see the website for details of this and other events.
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