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Sado ( Chado )

Japanese tea ceremony

The Japanese tea ceremony (Sado, Chado, "the way of tea") is a traditional ritual in which powdered green tea (matcha), is ceremonially prepared and served to a few guests in a tranquil setting (Chasitsu "tea room"). Some schools, including Omotesenke and the Mushanoko-ji senke prefer to pronounce "Sado" while others, including Urasenkethe prefer to pronounce "Chado".

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