''Hatsugama celemony(first tea ceremony of newyear)'' of Urasenke tea ceremony began on January 7, 2024 at Konnichi-an in Kamigyo Ward, Kyoto City. While caring for the areas affected by the Noto Peninsula Earthquake at the beginning of the year, Sen-soshitsu Iemoto prepared thick tea and entertained the attendees.

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