4.00PM - 5.00PM
Venue: 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 and all events are open to staff, students and members of the public. Please see the website for details of other events.
RSVP: To book a place, contact us on 01786 467033 or