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JS2230 Itadakimasu – Food in Japan Module 2019

JS2230 Itadakimasu - Food in Japan Module 2019

The club held demonstrations again for the JS2230 Itadakimasu module this year 6th, 7th and 14th March. Goto sensei and Kodera Sensei from Japan was invited to conduct a tea ceremony for the students of the module. This marks the fourth year of our collaboration with Itadakimasu Module. This year, we asked the students to guess the theme of Spring, with the sweets, flowers and kimono that the senseis chose to wear.

Japanese Cultural Festival 2019

Japanese Cultural Festival 2019

The club participated in the annual Japanese Cultural Festival on 26th January 2019. Numerous members of the public got to experience Japanese Tea Ceremony first hand as well as eat sweets and drink a bowl of tea. Coincidentally, the club also had sensei visit on the same day and our senseis came down to watch our students perform Japanese Tea Ceremony and receive a bowl of tea themselves as well.

Natsu Matsuri 2018

Natsu Matsuri 2018

On 8 and 9 Sep 2018, we held several tea ceremony demonstrations for attendants of Natsu Matsuri 2018. The club performed a basic tea ceremony that utilised the iron brazier. It was an honour for the club to perform at this event as this year marked the first and biggest Natsuri Matsuri held in Singapore Sports Hub. Through this, the audience had the opportunity to be exposed to tea ceremony. They also discovered more about the flow of a basic […]

Japanese Tea Gathering on the Roof

Japanese Tea Gathering on the Roof

On 10th February 2018, the club organised a formal chakai (茶会), named The Japanese Tea Gathering on the Roof, aided by the club’s alumni. We welcomed various guests including students from NUS as well as guests from the public. Guests from other Japanese Tea Schools attended the Tea Gathering as well. There were three sessions in total and the guests learned various things about Japanese Tea Ceremony as well as the Tea School of Enshu.

Japanese Cultural Festival 2015

Japanese Cultural Festival 2015

Experience the Japanese Tea Ceremony next week at the NUS Japanese Cultural Festival! From Wednesday to Friday (21-23 Jan) we’ll be setting up a booth where you can have a taste of our matcha and wagashi as we perform a tea ceremony for you. You can also take a look at our equipment and learn about how to participate in a Japanese tea ceremony from our club members!The event will be held at the NUS Central Forum below the Central […]

Waseda Shibuya Reciprocal Visit 2014

Waseda Shibuya Reciprocal Visit 2014

We had the honour of hosting 8 students and their teacher from Waseda Shibuya Senior High’s tea club on 19 November. We had far more helpers this year, which made the event a more lively one. In a departure from the usual serving of Usucha (thin tea), Koicha (thick tea) was served this time around. This year marks the third year that the club has had this exchange programme. More photos available on our official Facebook page

Memories: August 2011

Memories: August 2011

Last month, the 13th Grandmaster of the Enshu Sado School and three of their esteemed teachers visited the NUS Sado Club to give formal lessons. In addition, the 13th Grandmaster presented certificates to some members who had advanced sufficiently in the art of making tea. Particularly, we would like to congratulate Jennifer Ding for being the second member of the NUS Sado Club to be inducted into the Enshu Sado School. Special thanks to Kodera-sensei for providing the images.

20th Anniversary of Enshu Sado School at NUS

20th Anniversary of Enshu Sado School at NUS

Dear All, NUS Sado Club is celebrating our 20th Anniversary with Enshu Sado School this August. We cordially invite you to join us in the following events: Lecture by the 13th Grand Master, Kobori Sojitsu Sado as a Comprehensive Art Form – Kirei Sabi of Enshu Sado 27 August 2010 Registration: 5:30pm Lecture: 6:00pm – 7:30pm Tea Serving: 7:30pm – 8:30pm Auditorium (2nd Storey), Shaw Foundation Alumni House National university of Singapore, 11 Kent Ridge Drive, S(119244) Free Admission (Registration required) […]

February 2010

February 2010

Dear All, Here are some updates on what NUS Sado Club did in February 2010: The NUS Sado Club was invited to do a short performance for the ‘Cultural Activities Week’ at the new sheltered foyer of Yusof Ishak House. The event took place right before Chinese New Year, so we did our performance against the background of CNY decorations. Next up we helped the Japanese Studies Department to run a series of Sado Tutorials for its module JS2230 – […]

Japanese Cultural Night

Japanese Cultural Night

Dear All, NUS Sado Club would like to invite you to join us at the Japanese Cultural Night on 16th October 2009 (Friday) Please refer to the poster for more details: Japanese Cultural Night 2009 – Seasons Take this opportunity totake a break from work and learn more about the Japanese traditional arts! See You there! Sincerely, Gladys Ng President