CBD 2017: Tea Ceremony: An experiential contemplative practice

Sunday, November 5, 2017

2:30 pm

TBD

Sponsored by:
Health Improvement Program

Enjoy the tranquility of the tea-brewing process and appreciate the history of Chinese tea ceremonies in this culturally rooted contemplative practice. Attendees will learn about the origins and related cultural activities of the Chinese tea ceremony, then participate in a ceremony themselves alongside a host. Learn how the simple act of making tea can become an experience of shared presence, relaxation, and honoring of tradition. The ceremony will also feature a contemplative performance from the Stanford Chinese Music Ensemble. Chairs will be provided as well as traditional cushion seating.

Facilitator: Yuhong Song, MBA, has a Chinese certification of State as a Senior Tea Art Specialist, and a certification of Tea Sensory Evaluator in 2015 from Hongyi, China. She is a tea enthusiast who enjoys sharing tea culture and the inner peace gained through the years of practicing Chinese Chadao.

When:
Sunday, November 5, 2017
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Where:
TBD
Admission:

Free and open to the public, register here.

Tags:

Arts Lecture / Reading International Visual Health / Wellness Music 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
650 723-9649, healthimprovement@stanford.edu
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