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Urasenke Tankokai Gathers for New Year’s Tea Ceremony

Urasenke Tankokai Seattle Association held its annual Hatsugama, New Year’s tea ceremony, on Jan. 31 at the Mercer Island Community & Event Center. Dozens of members and community representatives joined the annual event to experience a tea ceremony served by tankokai members

Photo courtesy of Urasenke Tankokai Seattle Association

茶道裏千家淡交会シアトル協会による毎年恒例の初釜の式が1月31日にマーサーアイランドコ ミュニティー・イベントセンターで開かれた。会員、家族、コミュニティー関係者が多数出席、食 事の後に会員によるお茶の手前が披露された。

(写真提供 = 裏千家淡交会シアトル協会)

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