History of the Tea Ceremony

The Tea Ceremony A Brief History Perhaps one of the most fascinating arts that has come to be linked with the samurai is the cha no yu, or tea ceremony. Few activities in general are quite as thoroughly refined and thoughtful and yet evolved through such troubled...

Humility

Humility Humility is the mother of all virtues; purity, charity and obedience. It is in being humble that our love becomes real, devoted and ardent. If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are. If you are blamed...

Know Thyself – Socrates, 400 BC

“Know Thyself”   Socrates Socrates (c. 469 BC – 399 BC) was a classical Greek philosopher and is one of the founders of Western philosophy. He is known chiefly through the writings of his students Plato and Xenophon, and the plays of his contemporary...

About Us

About Us     Samurai means “to serve.” Tamurai means “to serve through tea.”   At Tamurai Tea our goal is to honor the spirit of health and well-being. We begin with the selection and consumption of high quality tea. Through the consumption of...