Sunday, January 14, 2007

Some pictures from our New year and Lohri celebration (A Story!)

Me and my gorgeous wife before we left for the new year party

I sparked off the Lohri celebrations

Popcorn and Peanuts in fire
A Lohri ritual

The flames got higher, lohri had now begun

Ritual walk around the fire

The crowd got bigger as the flames got higher

My brother enjoyed the heat

My in-laws got involved as well
(My brother-in-law, his wife and son)

I had to keep encouraging people

The last round

There was only so much firewood!

It was time for dinner
(The chef was ready!)

Dinner was served, the food was awesome!

My wife's nephew, he came, he saw

He bowed!


Anonymous said...

And do you mind getting rid of comment moderation?

Balbir Singh said...


Thanks, I loved the story myself and so did my wife. No more comment moderation, which means I need to do more work to keep the spammers away.

Anonymous said...
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
Riaz said...

good photos...

Mukund said...

thats awesome. Looks like u Enjoyed lohri.

Great pics

Balbir Singh said...

Riaz, Thanks!

Mukund, yes, I did, it was great fun and the mild Bangalore cold helped us enjoy it as well :-)

Anonymous said...

Only the first snap was good.

Dynamic programming for the binomial coefficient

More fun things, this time with some visualisation of what happens when memoisation is used and what happens when we don't. I don'...