August 10 & 11, 2019 Nisei Week Chado Demonstration

Nisei Week (二世週祭 Nisei-shū Matsuri) is an annual festival celebrating Japanese American culture and history in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles. Nisei means 2nd generation in Japanese, describing the first American born Japanese, a group which the nine-day festival was originally meant to attract. Though named for the Nisei generation, Nisei Week is no longer targeted at Niseis, nor is the … Read More

April 23 – May 14, 2017 Chado, Kado, Shodo Cultural Exhibition

On Sunday, April 30, 2017, as part of “EXPORE AND EXPERIENCE SADO, KADO, SHODO CULTURAL EXHIBITION” (April 23, 2017 – May 14, 2017) by JACCC, we, Urasenke Tankokai LA Association held Chado demonstration for about 50 participants. The venue had display of Ikebana, the Japanese flower arrangement (Kado) and Japanese calligraphy (Shodo). Tabi-dansu Shiba-date demonstration was presented to the participants. … Read More