Bonsai Exhibition 2017 held at DHA Zamzama Park

Defence Authority Zamzama Park is a beautiful and spacious park located in DHA Phase-V. A small beautiful Japanese architecture houses Bonsai miniature plants in the park where exhibitions are held that provide an opportunity to people to enjoy the bounties of nature. 19th Bonsai Exhibition 2017 was organized by Pakistan Bonsai Society in collaboration with DHA Karachi in Zamzama Park from 25 August to 27 August 2017. Sole objective to organize the event was enrichment and advancement of the ‘Art of Bonsai’ in Pakistan. Japanese Consulate attended the opening event.

The Consul General of Japan commended the efforts of Pakistan Bonsai Society for promoting the fantastic Japanese art in Pakistan. He said that Bonsai is a traditional Japanese art of growing artistically shaped miniature trees in the containers with a long history of 800 years. He added that Bonsai is a fascinating art practiced by people world over of growing miniature trees through unique techniques involving profound observation and insight for the nature. He hoped that Bonsai Exhibition will contribute to deepening of understanding about Japan in Pakistan and promotion of friendship between the two countries.

President Pakistan Bonsai Society (PBS) said that Bonsai art is a creative and aesthetically vibrant passion that had a soothing and positive effect on human senses and helped in developing a harmonious and enlightened society. He said that PBS over the years has emerged as a nucleus for disseminating the knowledge and information on the intricate art and science of Bonsai in the country. He thanked DHA for providing a beautiful place in Zamzama Park to Pakistan Bonsai Society for organizing its activities.

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