Sep 14, 2018

Japanese Cultural Exhibition from tomorrow

A Japanese Cultural Exhibition will be held at the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism & Hotel Management, Colombo 03, on 15th and 16th September, 2018. The Exhibition is organized by the Embassy of Japan in collaboration with the Japanese Language Teachers’ Association of Sri Lanka.
Ikebana (floral arrangements), Origami (paper folding) and Bonsai (miniature tree planting) will be displayed and those demonstrations will be given as described below. Moreover, a special tea ceremony will be held by a Japanese Tea Master coming from Japan.
The Exhibition will be open to the general public on 15th September, 2018 from 12.00 noon to 6.00 p.m. and on 16th September from 9.00 a.m. to 6.00.p.m. Admission to the Exhibition is free of charge.
Tea Ceremony         15th September                 1:30 p.m. ~ 2:30 p.m.
                                 16th September                 10.00 a.m. ~11.00 a.m.

Ikebana                    15th September                  3:00 p.m. ~ 4:00 p.m.
                                 16th September                  2:15p.m. ~  3:15p.m.
Origami              15th September                 4:15 p.m. ~ 5:15 p.m.                             
                                   16th September                3:30 p.m. ~ 4:30 p.m.

Bonsai                        16th September                 1.00 p.m. ~ 2.00 p.m.
The Exhibition is designed to display Japan’s culture and lifestyle and thereby to further enhance the friendly relations between the peoples of Japan and Sri Lanka.