Kinindate 貴人点

Kinindate is the procedure of serving tea, thin or thick, to a Kinin (nobleman). In this case the guest arrives alone, and the host is assisted by a hanto. The hanto’s job is to bring items back and fort between the Kinin and the host.


  • Tana
  • Mizusashi
  • Chawan placed on a dai
  • Chasen
  • Chakin
  • Chashaku
  • Natsume
  • Kensui
  • Futaoki, ceramic or metal
  • Hishaku
  • Okashibon, with a long foot in the middle


Kinin Kiyotsugu is a related temae in which the nobleman has brought friends

Temae Video

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