▶ The Japanese tea ceremony is a ritual of preparing and enjoying tea. In a tea ceremony, the guests go into a tea room and enjoy the tea prepared by their host.
▶ This may sound simple, but there are many details in the serving and drinking of the tea! It takes many years of learning to become a master in the art of tea ceremony. The architecture of the tea room and the display of traditional flower arrangement are also important to the ceremony.
▶ The basis of the tea ceremony of today was established in the 16th (sixteenth) century. Today, there are different schools that have different styles.