A triennial Bonsai exhibition organized by the Kerala Bonsai Association in the heart of the city has become one of the much anticipated events during Thiruvananthapuram’s grand Onam celebrations over the last few years. And Nikki Bonsai Garden is proud to say that it has become an integral part of the festivities that are underway to welcome Kerala’s favorite king, Maveli.This year too Nikki Bonsai Garden in association with the Kerala Bonsai Association is gearing up to put together a splendid display during the event. Whether you are a bonsai enthusiast, just bonsai-curious or have no idea of what bonsai is all about, this is one exhibition you do not want to miss. For a lot of reasons.
Details of Nikki Bonsai Exhibition:
Date: August 27th to 30th
Timings: 10 am to 8 pm
Venue: Jawahar Bal Bhavan, Vellayambalam, Thiruvananthapuram
The Bonsai exhibition will be inaugurated by the Honorable Governor of Kerala Shri P. Sathasivam on the evening of August 26th at 7.30 pm and the exhibition will be open to the public from August 27th.
This year’s bonsai exhibition will feature a harmonious blend of the arts of bonsai and driftwood. You can treat yourself to a visual feast with the graceful combination of these two aesthetics in the most tasteful manner.
What is unique about this year’s exhibit is that the displays follow a theme – a theme that is of vital importance in today’s world – Regeneration of Forests.
Therefore you will see lush forest landscapes rising out of masses of dead wood and magnificent trees bursting forth from lifeless pieces of deadwood. The bonsais will stand proud upon broken wood and dead tree stumps, each one representing the unbreakable spirit of the Nature, proclaiming loudly the importance of forests and the critical need to preserve them. Through this dramatic collection, we hope to kindle in all our viewers, a passion for Nature and the need to conserve, all for the greater cause of Planet earth.
So come join us, be part of a crucial cause and in the process, enjoy some breathtaking beauty of Bonsai. We promise you, you will leave refreshed and rejuvenated.