February 7, 2011

Tsagaan Sar 2011

Well, I was still a little under the weather, but I went with the rest of the staff to Tsetsgee's house to celebrate Tsagaan Sar with them at lunch time. Lots of food and singing. And it didn't hurt that it was my birthday today too. Here are a few pictures and a video.
1pm a few days ago on the February 3rd holiday,
Ulaanbaatar was a ghost town


A typical Tsagaan Sar spread:
sheep's rump, bread with sweets, dried yogurt


Ichkaa serving the guests



Nandia is first up to sing


Staff Tsagaan Sar 2011
(yes, the beardless guy on the left is yours truly)