Numbers are essential
In eastern cultures, the numbers have always a magical meaning.
What does the number 5 mean spiritually?
It means that you have to keep balance between material and spiritual aspects in your life. It is important to live in balance and harmony because it is the only way to reach happiness. Five is also associated with the five elements (Water, Fire, Earth, Wood, and Metal) in Chinese philosophy and in turn was historically associated with the Emperor of China. For example, the Tiananmen gate, being the main thoroughfare to the Forbidden, has five arches. The perfect composition of flavor is 5 ingredients. Sweet, salty, sour, bitter, spicy. and according to this principle, we composed our teas.
7 appears to be a universally lucky or holy number. There are many terms that include the number seven: seven wonders of the world, seven deadly sins, sins, seven virtues, the seven seas, Seven days of the week, seven colors of the spectrum, the seven dwarfs, and so on. "Seven Samurai (Shichi-nin no Samurai)" is a classic Japanese movie directed by Akira Kurosawa, which was remade into, "The Magnificent Seven." Buddhists believe in seven reincarnations.
The number 7 it is a good number for relationships. It also sounds like "arise" and "life essence”.
In Japan best combination of spice is 7.
So we also chose 7 as the amount of ingredients for our teas.
9 is the number of magic.
Nine is a sacred number.
Nine is the number of completion and fulfillment.
Nine is a symbol of wisdom and good leadership.
Nine is the number of heaven.
So we also chose 9 for some unique blends tea.