4th Ocha Zanmai

7th Ocha Zanmai


4th Ocha Zanmai

Sunday, April 30 - 1:30 am

San Francisco State University

2017 San Francisco International Conference on Chanoyu and Tea Cultures
第4 回「お茶三昧」茶の湯と茶文化に関するサンフランシスコ国際会議

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is pleased to join the College of Liberal and Creative Arts and the Dilena Takeyama Center for Studies of Japan and Japanese Culture in hosting the 4th Ocha Zanmai Conference.

Sunday, April 30, 8:30-17:25 (Reception: 17:35-18:45)
Humanities Building, San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132

Theme: Chanoyu & Zen

There will be a zazen/meditation session.

Guest speakers 特別講師
Dr. Isao Kumakura, President of the Japanese Society for the Study of CHANOYU
茶の湯文化学会会長  熊倉功夫博士
Rev. Geppo Kobori, Abbot of Ryokoin, Daitoku Temple
大徳寺龍光院和尚 小堀月浦師
Dr. Katsuhiro Yoshizawa, Professor Emeritus and Senior Adviser, International Institute for Zen Buddhism, Hanazono University
花園大学国際禅学研究所元教授 現在顧問 芳澤勝弘先生​


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More information about the conference HERE

Event contact: 

Dr. Midori McKeon

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