Mamli & Bablu celebrated their 10th and 5th birthdays respectively with a small party at home. And this is the first time they didn’t have home made cakes for their birthday parties. Mamli no longer has girls her age in our apartment complex. All her old friends have moved away, either out of Hyderabad or… Read More »
I have uploaded a bunch of old photographs from my father’s collection that I scanned during my visit to Bhubaneswar in the first week of May. Mo Chitra -> Satpathy -> Family -> 1980s -> The Satpathy Family In The 1980s Mo Chitra -> Satpathy -> Family -> 1990s -> 1990 Mo Chitra -> Satpathy… Read More »
Some more of Sonu’s marriage. These were taken by Shobhan, the eldest son of my 5th maternal uncle. Album 1 Album 2 – Shobhan took these photos using his mobile phone which sports a 3.2 megapixel camera. Album 3 Thanks Shobhan.
Sonu is married! I blogged all day from the marriage venue and it was a good experience. I realized some of the limitations of blogging from a Sony Ericsson P1i to a WordPress blog. Do check out the entries tagged with “Sonu’s Marriage” to see how they have come out. I have posted all the… Read More »
After the Hatha Ganti, Sonu and his new bride sat down for a Homa (prayers to and oaths before Agni, the God of Fire). The last part of the marriage is of course the Cowrie Khella or playing with cowrie shells. This is conducted by an old lady of the bride’s family and the game… Read More »