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Japanese Tea Ceremony

December 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

£5.00 – £7.00


Japanese Tea Ceremony

10/12/2020. 7.00pm until 8.30pm. £7 (£5 for students).


Be Immersed in the Way of Tea

The Japanese tea ceremony is a cultural activity. Take part in the ceremonial preparation and presentation of a powdered green tea called matcha. Immerse yourself in the Way of Tea.

What to Expect on this Workshop

You will be introduced to general customs associated with a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. This is followed by a demonstration of a tea ceremony, with an ongoing description of the process, actions, gestures, objects used and the ritual. Finally, you will have a chance to try matcha accompanied by a Japanese sweet.

About Your Workshop Leader

Paul Schwerda has been a student of Japanese tea ceremony since 2013. He began his studies in Boston, followed by half a year in Kyoto. Following his move to Scotland, he has continued his practice with a teacher in London. He also founded a study group in Edinburgh to share his knowledge of this traditional Japanese pastime.



December 10
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
£5.00 – £7.00
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The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre
25 Palmerston Place
Edinburgh, EH12 5AP United Kingdom
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The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre
0131 625 0700


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Tea Ceremony Standard
£ 7.00
Tea Ceremony Student
£ 5.00

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