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Ben: at HDB celebration of Lantern Festival

Posted by
spots (Singapore, Singapore) on 1 October 2007 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

One great thing about living in a HDB estate is all the community celebrations that are organised. Over the weekend, we took a stroll down to the nearby atrium where we got to take part in some festivities - there was games for kids, a lantern parade (for kids as well), a dragon dance, and lots of really kitsch happy chinese music.

Here's Ben looking quite 'sotong' at the going-ons. Dan was a bit better - alert as usual, he was initially scared of the dragon. Then, he excitedly exclaimed at the loong dancing dragon, "Train! chumchumchumchumchum! Dragon happy! Train!"

FUJIFILM FinePix F10 1/4 second F/2.8 ISO 1600 8 mm

Dad from Singapore

"DRAGON TRAIN" ? Ha Ha Ha... Must be Dan's creative thinking at work! Good that you are immersing the kids into the Singapore culture. Have fun.....

1 Oct 2007 10:25am

spots from Singapore

today, daniel said, "Daddy, Daniel want see dragon dance!"

3 Oct 2007 12:53am

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