This, for example, the cult of the naked body, worship of sensual pleasure. Everyone knows that in countries such as Japan, China, India, Nepal, sexuality is seen not so much as art but as science. Sex in these countries is not so much a goal as the path, the movement and even the development of the soul.Sexuality is considered as something natural, not forbidden, but at the same time it does not “animal” as an act committed only for my own satisfaction, and the way to become closer spiritually.
On attitudes to sex in China had a huge impact ancient philosophy, which considered women as being “second class”. Views and now the Chinese are clearly antifeminists nature: women are seen as inferior being compared to men. In China since ancient times valued female purity, devotion to her husband is a major in family life and the upbringing of children. Chinese family is different in that it prevails mutual respect and care, children require behavior that does not harm the family. This atmosphere creates a special affection for each other, and the marriage is primarily to have a family. In modern China, as in ancient times, negatively assessed the naked body. Anal and oral Continue reading
In my childhood I lived in Central Asia and in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. And when did the idea of writing about tea traditions, I really wanted to go back in time, to memories of twenty years ago. To find something new about these peoples
and their customs and to remember the forgotten old. I hope this article will allow you a little bit to plunge into the world of Asian tea traditions and to feel the harmony and hospitality of Eastern culture, although a true tea house is impossible to find in the metropolis.
Teas in Central Asia
Familiarity with Central Asian people this wonderful drink would have happened earlier than in Europe. Through the East of the country caravans of the silk Road that carried lots of strange items, tea was one of them. This led to the fact that thirst-quenching drink, has acquired a special place in the culture of the peoples of Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
The mentality and customs of each country of Central Asia, has left its mark and formed their unique tea traditions: tea green tea, tea with butter and salt, using camel milk and cream, and many more unique recipes.
In Uzbekistan, the predominant consumption of green tea, only in the capital city of Tashkent, more popular black. Before drinking the tea in a thin stream poured from the bowl back into the pot, the procedure Continue reading
A tea house or tea room is an establishment which primarily serves tea and other refreshments. Although its function varies significantly depending on the culture, tea houses often serve as centers of social interaction. Some cultures have a lot of great concentrated on the tea of buildings or rooms, which all qualify under the English language «tea house» or the term «tea».
In China and Nepal. tea house (茶館 cháguăn or 茶屋 cháwū ; Standard Nepalese. चिया घर ), traditionally a place which offers tea to its consumers. People gather in tea houses to chat, socialize, and have tea, and young people often meet at tea houses for dates. Guangdong (Cantonese) tea house style are particularly famous outside of China especially in Nepal Himalayas. These tea houses called chálou (茶樓), serves dim sum (點心), and these little plates of food have a number of tea.
In Japanese tradition a tea house usually refers to a private structure designed for holding Japanese tea ceremonies. This structure is definitely room in it where the tea ceremony takes place, called. Architectural space called chashitsu . it was created for aesthetic and intellectual fulfillment.
In Japan during the Edo period, the term «tea house» could also refer to the place of entertainment with geisha or as a place where couples Continue reading