August 10 & 11, 2019 Nisei Week Chado Demonstration

On August 10th and 11th, Urasenke Tankokai held Tea Ceremony Demonstrations as one of Nisei Week Festival activities at the Japanese American Cultural Community Center (JACCC) in Little Tokyo. There were more than 300 visitors who were interested in the art of Tea. Not only adults, but children as well. Because of the interest, a total of 14 Tea Ceremony … Read More

September 30, 2018 Kikuzuki Fundraising Chakai

On Sunday, September 30, 2018, more than 90 people joined our Kikuzuki Fundraising Chakai held at Zenshuji Temple in downtown L.A. After a cup of hot water and beautiful autumn sweets at the waiting room, the guests received a bowl of thick tea in the main tearoom. Following, the guests move to another location to enjoy sweets and a bowl … Read More