Chado Urasenke Tankokai Melbourne Association will host a
Lecture and Tea Gathering to celebrate its 20th anniversary
at NGV International (The National Gallery of Victoria).
Soshitsu Sen XVI, Grand Master of the Urasenke Chado Tradition will
travel from Japan to help us celebrate this special anniversary.
At the lecture, Grand Master will talk about “the spirit of Tea”, after
viewing a video presentation introducing Chado (the Way of Tea).
At the tea gathering, four different settings reflecting on the theme
“tsunagu“ (loosely translated as “ to connect”) will be presented.
Guests are invited to enjoy two settings. A different type of traditional
sweet and tea will be served will be served at each setting.
Experience 500 years of Chado, the Way of Tea.
Lecture of Soshitu Sen XVI
Date : Saturday, 5th November 2011
Time : 2pm-4pm
Venue: Clemenger Auditorium, Ground Floor, NGV International
Cost : Free (Places are limited, bookings are not taken)
Date : Sunday, 6th November 2011
Time : 1st session 5:30pm-7pm, 2nd session 7pm-8:30pm
Venue: The Great Hall, NGV International, 180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
Cost : $30 per person (including two different kinds of tea and sweets)
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