- The way of tea
- Machiko Hoshina
This book is an appropriate introduction of Chado, useful when inviting the oversea guests too-check. Each paragraph contains very simple and practical English phrases which are useful for the host to explain. The guests can experience how deep and far the spirituality and the aesthetics of the tea tradition can take them to, while listing for the phrases explained. The pages are filled with many hints to understand what does each iconic movement means. The book is also useful for the readers in English who are invited to tea gatherings for the first time. Manga on each paragraph illustrate typical situations you might experience, and the simple explanations give you the solutions. Take this handy-size book in your hand and make your “once-in-a-lifetime” tea experience more unique and fun!