Nirvana Tea Lounge:
Making Connections Through Tea
Tea as Medicine
As one of the most consumed beverages in the entire world (second only to water), tea has been used for thousands of years to heal the body, cultivate peace of mind, and purify the spirit. Modern studies have shown the health benefits of drinking tea to include reduced risk of heart disease, weight loss, reducing physical effects of stress, anti-aging properties, & improved mental focus. Some studies even suggest drinking tea may reduce or prevent tumor growth.
Tea as Meditation
The Nirvana Tea Lounge is committed to creating an environment suitable for the most tranquil and rejuvenating tea drinking experience. Connection with a cup of tea is connection to the present moment; herein lies the very essence of any meditative practice. From this point of view, the very act of tea drinking is an act of meditation.
Tea for Building Community
For millions of people all over the world, tea is a way of life. Throughout the history of world civilizations and cultures spanning centuries, one common thread has been the ability of tea to bring people together. Problems are solved, inspirations are born, and personal relationship are formed and enhanced through the ritual of sharing tea together. The Nirvana Tea Lounge is a hub where community comes together and “waters the seeds of possibility”.