The Book of Tea (Illustrated)

The Book of Tea (Illustrated)

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by Kakuzo Okakura
     
 

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The Book of Tea by Okakura Kakuzo shows how Tea has affected nearly every aspect of Japanese culture, thought, and life. In this book he explains tea in the context of Zen and Taoism as well as the secular aspects of Tea and Japanese life. This book emphasizes how Teaism taught the Japanese many things; most importantly, simplicity. Kakuzo argues that this tea-induced… See more details below

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The Book of Tea by Okakura Kakuzo shows how Tea has affected nearly every aspect of Japanese culture, thought, and life. In this book he explains tea in the context of Zen and Taoism as well as the secular aspects of Tea and Japanese life. This book emphasizes how Teaism taught the Japanese many things; most importantly, simplicity. Kakuzo argues that this tea-induced simplicity affected Japanese art and architecture. A clear guide to living a simple and fulfilling life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781300951582
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
04/18/2013
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
816,186
File size:
1 MB

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