Calligraphy Demonstration at Setsugekka

Drawing Autumn Zen words with Calligraphy Thursday, October 6 from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Setsugekka East Village – 74 E. 7th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $60 Japanese calligraphy artist Rihaku will conduct a calligraphy workshop at Setsugekka, a tea house in the East Village. Calligraphy and Tea Ceremony It is customary to hang Zen calligraphy in the alcove during a Japanese … Continue reading Calligraphy Demonstration at Setsugekka

Harvest Moon Viewing Tea Ceremony at Globus Washitsu

Samurai Tea Ceremony: Harvest Moon Viewing 2022 Sunday, September 25th Morning Session from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Afternoon Session from 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway at E. 19th Street, PHC Admission: $108.18 Otsukimi (お月見) is an ancient Japanese custom where you pray to the moon every September. The Japanese give thanks to the rich harvest of the year by … Continue reading Harvest Moon Viewing Tea Ceremony at Globus Washitsu

Sakura Tea Ceremony at Chashitsu at The Loft

Sakura Tea Ceremony Sunday, April 17 at 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. The Loft at Japan Village – 934 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn Admission: $50 Learn and experience the culture of Japanese tea ceremonies with a professional tea master at Chashitsu at The Loft! Spring Sakura Special Chashitsu offers Japanese traditional tea ceremonies as well as various Japanese sweets to pair with the finest … Continue reading Sakura Tea Ceremony at Chashitsu at The Loft

Japanese Samurai Tea Ceremony at Globus Washitsu

Japanese Samurai Tea Ceremony “Hina Doll’s Festival” Sunday, March 27 Morning session from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Afternoon session from 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Globus Washitstu – 889 Broadway at E. 19th Street Admission: $100 Hinamatsuri (ひな祭り) is held every year on March 3 in Japan to pray for the health and prosperity of girls. The stars of this festival are the beautiful … Continue reading Japanese Samurai Tea Ceremony at Globus Washitsu

Learn to Make Bamboo Tea Scoops at Globus Washitsu

CHASHAKU Carving 2022 Saturday, February 19 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway, PHC (at 19th Street) Admission: $100 In the Japanese tradition of tea ceremony, the bamboo tea scoop, or chashaku, is known as the “Tea Master’s Katana.” Tea masters have carved their own chashaku since ancient times. If taught properly, anyone can make a chashaku easily. At this in-person … Continue reading Learn to Make Bamboo Tea Scoops at Globus Washitsu