Tea ceremony at the House of Japan

Omotesenke tea tradition


[IN FRENCH ONLY] Entrance to the Kôjitsu An tea pavilion, introduction to the way of tea, tasting... Put on your best white socks to discover the secrets of this ancestral ritual in the serene atmosphere of the House of Japanese Culture!

To know

If tea is for some a simple hot drink, it is for others an opportunity for philosophical and spiritual reflection. Learn more during this ceremony which follows the codes of Omotesenke, one of the major schools of the tea tradition in Japan. 
Since 1997, the Maison de la culture du Japon in Paris has been presenting Japanese culture through exhibitions, shows, movies, conferences, courses and workshops. It is also committed to the promotion of the Japanese language and support for Japanese studies and intellectual exchange.

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Tea was first and foremost a popular practice among the samurai. They saw it as an exercise in di

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Practice info:

Saturday, Ferbruary 19th - 3pm
Maison de la culture du Japon - Level 5

101 bis Quai Branly, 
75015 Paris

Your name will be indicated on a list at the entrance of the event. 
Don't forget your mask and your health pass.