As per the previous 4 years, our club hosted students from Waseda Shibuya Senior High’s tea club. Lak Jin demonstrated the Tabidansu otemae. Okashi this year is Kashiwamochi.
From the 28th to the 30th of October, we were honoured to be part of the Japan Council of Local Authorities for International Relations, Singapore (CLAIR) booth set up at the Japan Travel Fair 2016 in Takashimaya B2. We were able to demonstrate the Obon ceremony to the public, letting participants understand more about the cultural aspects of Japanese Tea Ceremony, and also gave out samples of ceremonial grade tea to passers-by.