Calligraphy and traditional toy exhibition organized in Jakarta

2016-06-27 18:16:36

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Mongolia-Indonesia diplomatic relations, an exhibition of Mongolian calligraphy and traditional toys was mounted on June 25-26 in Jakarta city.

Sh.Battsetseg, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to Indonesia addressed the opening of the exhibition which was co-organized by the Mongolian Embassy in Indonesia, the Honorary Consulate of Mongolia in Surabaya and the Mongolian Cultural Envoy in Indonesia.

In her speech, the Ambassador said this exhibition is one of the serial events taking place this year, and believed that the Mongolian calligraphy registered in the UNESCO heritage as well as traditional Mongolian puzzle toys gave wider insight into Mongolia to Indonesian people  and its people. She also hoped that this exhibition will contribute to boosting the people-to-people ties.

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, the Mayor of Jakarta city addressed the exhibition’s opening, saying that the event plays a vital role in expanding bilateral diplomatic relations which turned 60 years.

The Mongolian Embassy’s exhibition attracted representatives and officials from diplomatic missions in Jakarta and international organizations and foreigners residing in Indonesia.