By Mian Mubeen
Pakistan Embassy in Berlin participated in the BMZ International Open Day organized by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development along with about 60 other Embassies of different countries based in Berlin.
An Info-cultural Stall was put up on this occasion and handicrafts, embroidered accessories and books and brochures on Pakistan, its diverse culture, landscape and people were put on display. Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry, Mr. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel visited the stall. He was received by the Ambassador Syed Hasan Javed and was offered slices of Pakistani mangoes. He appreciated the sweet taste and aroma of Pakistani mangoes.
The Ambassador also briefed him about the beautiful landscape of Pakistan and its diverse culture. He presented him souvenir of Books on Pakistan and a set of audio cassettes of selected Sufi Kalam( Poetry by Sufi Saints) sung by famous Sufi Singers of Pakistan.
A large number of German and International Communities with their families visited the stall throughout the day. They were served with Chicken Baryani and slices of Pakistani mangoes, which they found very delicious.