Posts Tagged ‘Elmhurst’

December 1st, 2010

Steamed Fish with Leek and Mango Paste

I apologize for the awful photography on this post. I did it with my phone after deciding to write about it at the last minute. OK, so don’t ask me where I got this from but here it goes: 1.    Take two small fresh fish (your choice, I used Silver Snappers from Hong Kong Supermarket) […]

September 11th, 2010

Eid, Jackson Heights Station, 9:00 P.M.

Station Platform

If you are a Teabagger, and you think Muslims are not a part of this country, then your head is in the sand. This is what the busiest station in Queens looks like on a Friday night when Muslims are on holiday. Granted, this year Rosh Hashanah fell on the same day as Eid, but […]

June 13th, 2010

Another day in Elmhurst

Three days ago I found a No Parking notice on our building due to a “religious procession on Saturday.” The religious procession turned out to be a celebration of Ashtapad Pratishtha Mahotsav by a Jain Temple I have next door–The Jain Center of America. The celebration was very festive, and everybody was “charmingly comparisoned!”

December 9th, 2009

Elmhurst at Night

So I’m off from work for the next month, and after 3 days I am happy to report that I am “art-curious” again!  😀 The light outside was amazing tonight, I went and grabbed my camera and played around a bit. Results are below…