Tea and Buddhism have very close relation since ancient times in China. Tea has long been valued by monks to keep them awake during meditation. Mindfulness is essential to Zen practice. So it is with brewing and drinking tea. Over time, Zen monks incorporated tea into Zen practice, paying attention to every detail of its creation and consumption.
This elegant utensil set has everything that you need for your tea table. It includes a pair of tongs, a tea scoop, a tea funnel, a tea pick, a tea mixer/digger, and a matte porcelain container featuring a delicately painted gingko design.
The design features a cute messenger monk carrying a sack that holds all necessary accessories needed during tea time. The set does not only serves as an accessory holder but also serves as the perfect tea companion. By using this tea set, you can enjoy to drink the tea soup in peace and harmony.