Tea Art 茶艺
Tea art refers to tea-making and tea-drinking techniques. The art of Chinese tea originated in the Song Dynasty, reformed in the Ming Dynasty, and flourished in the Qing Dynasty. It can be said to have a considerable amount of historical origins and have a system of its own. Tea art includes the appreciation of tea appraisal techniques and as well as the appreciation of the tea tasting environment. The process reflects the mutual unity of form and spirit, and is a cultural phenomenon surrounding tea drinking techniques.