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Otsukimi Tea Gathering

Now it is time for Otsukimi, moon viewing. It is a tradition dating from the Heian Period (794-1192). In Japan we celebrate Otsukimi on 15th August of the lunar calendar. We will hold a tea ceremony hosted by Ms TAKANO, an instructor of Urasenke, to celebrate Otsukimi and share this tradition with Malaysian people.

Date : Friday, 8th October
Time : 8:00pm, 8:30pm, 9:00pm (3 Sessions)
Venue : The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur
Level 30, Menara Citibank,
165 Jalan Ampang
Ticket Fee: RM5

You can collect your tickets;
Period : From Monday, 27th September to Thursday, 7th October
<Office Hours>
Mon – Fri: 8:30am to 4:30pm (at JFKL reception)
Sat : 10:00am to 6:00pm (at JFKL Library)
* First-come-first-served basis
** Telephone reservation is NOT acceptable
*** Max 2 tickets each due to the limited number of seats

The Way of Tea, perfected by SEN Rikyu in the 16th Century, has been described as the Art of Living. The principles are Harmony, Respect, purity and Tranquility, which are universal principles.

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