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Kado, The Way of Flowers with Artist to the Kalapa Court Marcia Shibata extended retreat

Ikebana as meditation

Kado means “The Way of Flowers”. The Flower Way began in China over 2300 years ago.  When it was introduced and assimilated into Japan, the Japanese word “Ikebana” arose, meaning “living or natural flowers”.  Kado is a contemplative practice that studies nature as it is.


Anjie Cho, Assistant teacher