Mary Symons - Talks and Presentations

 

JAPAN


In Japan in the Raw

Customs, home life, traditional costume, food and travel




Two Sticks and a Flower

Ikebana
- Japanese flower arranging and Japanese festivals




Is it Love, or a suitable Arrangement ?

From childhood to marriage with traditional costumes




The Smallest Room

Japanese spas and traditional bathing, an important aspect of Japanese life

   

Tea for 2 in 2 Hours

The traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony

    
 KOREA  Korea

A comparison of North v South today. Mary is one of the few Western women to visit North Korea

   Korean Weddings

The splendours, spectacle and colours of the traditional wedding