Ikebana(Kado) Lesson

Experience Japanese Culture SAKURA In Kyoto

Introduction

Ikebana(Kado)

Ikebana(Kado) is a traditional Japanese art originating from the Heian period in which flowers and plants are specially arranged in a vase for appreciation.
It is also called Ikebana.
Those flowers are usually displayed in tokonoma.
※tokonoma: an alcove in a traditional Japanese room where art and ikebana are displayed.
It is said that Ikebana began when the Buddhist monk offered flowers before a mortuary tablet.
Flowers and plants in ikebana represent human life and express its beauty and venerableness.
In Ikebana, flowers also represent heaven, earth and man, which are to be arranged in a proper balance.
People enjoy seeing the mystic power of plants expressed in the flower organ.
It was traditionally learnt by women as part of bridal training.
There are many styles inIkebana . Based on Ikenobo style, there are about 2000-30000 styles.
Ikebana is popular among many generations as enrichment lessons.
Ikebana uses plants and flowers as Yorishiro (an object representative of a devine spirit).

Price

(per person)

6,000JPY(1-2pax)

Tour Detail

Duration

About 30 min.

Tour Tips

Booking process

1. Please contact us for availability through ‘BOOK IT’ button below.
2. We will check the availability and come back to you within 1 business day.
3. Payment request will be sent.
4. Reservation is done upon receiving your payment. Confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.

Payment

- Fees shall be paid through Credit Card. Currently no other payment method is accepted.

Cancellation Policy

In case of cancellation, the cancellation fees will be charged as below;
30%........... 4 - 7 days prior to the class
50%........... 2 - 3 days prior to the class
80%........... the day prior to the class
100%......... the class day
As the activities are hands-on classes,
please be careful and responsible for your own safety.
We do not hold any liability for accidents.

Condition

- For cooking program, please inform us, in advance,
if there are any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or any case where special care is needed when you ask us for availability.