Mahjong/Mahjongg is a game of luck, skill and strategy that originated in ancient China.
Today, there are many international styles of modern mahjong/mahjongg. American style playing is one of these and the name of the American game is sometimes spelled two different ways.
These are believed to have evolved from paper cards. The game in some form or other has been enjoyed in China reputedly since the times of Confucius. It is a game of luck and strategy, deeply rooted in Chinese culture. After 3,000 years, the game has evolved and spread to many other cultures. Today, there are many styles – Japanese, Australian, Korean and American are only a few.
As interest in mahjong grows, our company has enjoyed fantastic success teaching American Style Mahjong. In demand as a learning and entertainment resource throughout Long Island, MAHJONG BASICS is quickly expanding to the larger New York metropolitan area.