Shillong blooms with cherry blossoms - One World News

Shillong blooms with cherry blossoms

Bringing a piece of Japan to India, the Meghalaya government has planeted more than 2 thousand cherry blossom trees around the Umiam lake in Shillong.

Shillong blooms with cherry blossoms


These trees are now in blossom, lighting up the area with their white and pink flowers. The flowers only last a couple of weeks, but for the Japanese, just to see them bloom is like a trip to heaven.

Now, with the help of the Japanese, the Meghalaya Government and the National Institute of Bio-Resources and Sustainable Development, Indians too can enjoy this little trip to heaven.

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