Category: birthday

5th Birthday Party 2

5th Birthday Party

Akshara’s birthday fell on a Friday this year. So, we had a small cake cutting event on her actual birthday. Santosh was the special guest! The following day, we had her official birthday party....

Second birthday party in Chennai and Pune 7

Second birthday party in Chennai and Pune

Last year, it was the season of the swine flu in Pune and we had Akshara’s first birthday party in Chennai instead of Pune. This year, the media had more interesting things than swine...

Invite for the traditional first birthday function 3

Invite for the traditional first birthday function

It was time for Akshara’s ayush-homam function, the one that is done on the first star-birthday and sometimes accompanied by the ear-piercing ceremony (pictures of this in a separate post). The “english-birthday” party in...

First Birthday Party in Chennai 20

First Birthday Party in Chennai

It was Akshara’s first birthday and we wanted it to be a special occasion. But, the flying pigs (swine flu) in Pune meant that organising a party and inviting friends was out of the...