A Chinese tea ceremony class at Yuzhang Academy in Nanchang, Jiangxi province, China. Picture: Xinhua
Wee Kek Koon
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How tea was discovered by accident in China

According to Chinese legend, one of the world’s most popular beverages was discovered by the mythical ‘divine farmer’ Shennong, who used cha as an antidote to poison

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A Chinese tea ceremony class at Yuzhang Academy in Nanchang, Jiangxi province, China. Picture: Xinhua
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