The ‘Mindful’ Art of Tea Drinking: Talk & Tasting
Wed 17 Jul and Wed 4 Sep, 2.30pm - 4pmBook Now
By the eighteenth century, Georgian Britain had adopted the elegant Chinese social ritual. East Asian-scholar Bruce Ginsberg began his Zen training in the monastery Daitokuji, where the tea ceremony originated 500 years ago. Join him in sampling a selection of rare, handmade teas as he reveals the philosophy of ancient tea culture and its relevance to painters, poets, musicians and garden makers. Chaired by Georgia Ginsberg.
£20 per person. Please note you will also need a valid Membership, Annual Pass or Day Ticket.