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Who discovred the
"tea"

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Asked by thaher thaher, 17 Nov '10 08:47 am
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Little did Chinese Emperor Shen Nung realize that in 2737 B.C., when dried leaves blew into his cup of hot water, the beverage he discovered would cause sensations around the world. During this time, water was always boiled for hygienic reasons. The pleasant aroma and refreshing taste enchanted him and soon everyone in the realm was drinking tea.

Japan was introduced to tea by Yensei, a returning Buddhist priest residing in China at the time of the discovery. Tea was immediately embraced by Japanese society and resulted in the creation of the intricate Japanese Tea Ceremony, elevating tea to an art form.

n 1650, Peter Stuyvesant brought tea to the American colonists in New Amsterdam, later called New York. Soon the colonists were drinking more tea than all England.

In England, tea gardens, ornate outdoor events with fancy food and tea, fireworks and gambling, seemed to sprout up overnight as entertainment centers of the day and many British enjoyed the festivities offered ther ...more
Answered by Ram, 17 Nov '10 08:59 am

 
  
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Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 17 Nov '10 08:59 am

 
  
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Tea was discovered by Shen Nung of China in 2737 BC.
Answered by Dinesh Manaktala, 17 Nov '10 08:52 am

 
  
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Answered by hitler, 17 Nov '10 08:48 am

 
  
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