Chanoyu Activities

Weekly group lessons
an impression of a tea-class Weekly group lessons
for members only
(membership fee: CHF 100.–)
 
Tuesdays: 17:00 – open end
Fridays: 18:30 – open end
 
Teacher: Ursula Kohli
Tuition fee per session: CHF 35.–
Location: Länggass-Tee, Längggass 47 3012 Bern
 
Classes are in the Urasenke tradition of Chanoyu, from beginner to advanced levels and depending on attendance.
 
Please email or call for more information if you would like to learn about tea ceremony practice.
Individual lessons
 
ryakubon Individual lessons
Following prior agreement
 
Teacher: Ursula Kohli
Tuition fee per hour: CHF 90.–
(CHF 80.– for members) 
 
 
You may also experience Chanoyu first hand, and have a lesson on being a guest.
 
Please email or call for a reservation or more information about special classes
Special workshops & classes
haigata One day workshops
Learn how to make your own tea utensils

One day classes
About specialty tea-related themes


Full day
Teacher: Ursula Kohli
Location: Sublim or Yusoken Bern
 


Please email or call for requests or more information.
Tea Sunday: o-keiko with zazen
 
fukusa-folding Tea sunday: o-keiko with zazen
Sundays full day
9.30 till around 16.30
 
Teacher: Ursula Kohli
 
Tuition fee: CHF 90.–
(CHF 80.– for members), limited to 5 persons
 
Location: Länggass-Tee, Längggass 47 3012 Bern
 
A practice for advanced learners.
 
Please email or call for more information.
Regular demos of chanoyu
adding matcha to the tea bowl Regular insight demos of the Japanese tea ceremony
 
Fridays: 14:30 & 15:30 & 16:30
also Saturdays: 13:30, 14:30 & 15:30
Duration: circa 30 min.
No reservation necessary
 
Fee: CHF 15.– per person
Location: Länggass-Tee, Längggass 47 3012 Bern
 

Get acquainted with this ancient Japanese by watching a preparation of a matcha tea (powdered green tea) and enjoying it together with some small japanese sweets.

Please contact Länggasstee for more information.

Tea in an authentic ambience
view of the laenggass-tee chashitsu Tea in an authentic ambience
with explanations about tea and
the japanese tea ceremony

 
Every first saturday of the month
17.00 – 19.00 or at any time on demand for groups from 5 to 8 persons
 
Fee: CHF 65.– per person
 
Location: Länggass-Tee, Längggass 47 3012 Bern

Together with your friends or clients, enjoy a bowl of thin tea and sweets during a Japanese tea ceremony in a beautiful chashitsu (traditional tea room).

Please contact Länggasstee for more information.

Experience a chaji
a tray with japanese food Experience a chaji
Enjoy a special 4 hour tea gatering with a sumi demae (charcoal ceremony), an authentic seasonal japanese kaiseki meal, delicious sweets and the tea preparation.
 
Available only on sundays. Up to 4 persons. Fee to be agreed upon.
Location: Länggass-Tee, Längggass 47 3012 Bern

Have your own chakai kanji for chakai, a relaxed tea get-together, set up as an event or a celebration at Länggass-Tee. You will enjoy a fully-fledged tea ceremony including Koicha (thick tea) and Usucha (thin tea) as well as a full seasonal Kaiseki meal (6-8 servings).

Please contact Länggasstee for more information.

temae mosaic