Karachi —The18th Annual Bonsai Exhibition organized by Pakistan Bonsai Society was inaugurated by Mr. Toshikazu Isomura, Consul General of Japan in Karachi and Mr. Khuwaja Muhammad Mazhar, the President of Pakistan Bonsai Society.Around One hundred and Fifty Bonsai works agedbetween 5 and 50 years are displayed in this event.
Bonsai is a traditional Japanese art of growing artistically shaped miniature trees in the containers, which has a long history of more than 800 years in Japan. Bonsai is the art in which a person create not only by unique techniques but with profound observation and insight for the nature. In 1998, a group of Bonsai lovers established “Pakistan Bonsai Society”The Society members have been practicing and promoting Bonsai enthusiastically all over Pakistan since then. Consul-General Mr. Toshikazu Isomura congratulated on the successful arrangementof Bonsai Exhibitionwhich has been held since 1998.He appreciated the member of Pakistan Bonsai Societyfor their efforts in promoting Bonsaiart in Pakistan.
He is hopeful that the Bonsai Exhibition will contribute to the deepening of understanding on Japan in Pakistan and the promotion of friendship between Japan and Pakistan.