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An guest is served a bowl of tea by Urasenke grand tea master Sen... News PhotoCeremony,Cultures,Guest,Horizontal,Human Interest,Japan,Kyoto Prefecture,Majestic,New,Sen Soshitsu XVIPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2013 The Asahi ShimbunKYOTO, JAPAN - JANUARY 07: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT)An guest (2L) is served a bowl of tea by Urasenke (one of the tea ceremony school) grand tea master Sen Soshitsu XVI (1L) during Hatugama-Shiki, the first tea ceremony of new year at Urasenke Konnichian on January 7, 2013 in Kyoto, Japan. The ceremony will be held for ten days in Kyoto and Tokyo and 4,600 people from politics, economy, and other organizations will be participating. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)