Chinese Tea Culture – Tea Art
Course Syllabus 课程章节3
China is the home of tea and the birthplace of tea culture. Chinese tea culture has a long history, more than 2,000 years presently known. Labors drink tea to ease thirst, and literati drink it for entertainment and interests. During Tang and Song dynasties, it developed into one of the most tasty and liturgical traditional cultural form. The tea art people like today, includes tasting and etiquette. While waiting for the tea to sent forth its fragrance, moist the mouth, and ease the mood, the tasters could experience the pure, elegant and simple temperament of tea, quietly feel the nature and life, and taste traditional Chinese culture.