View of the tent on the South Lawn of the White House where the State Dinner is held.
President Barack Obama stands with First Lady Michelle Obama shortly before greeting Indian President Manmohan Singh and his wife Gursharan Kaur at the North Portico of the White House.
First Lady Obama looks stunning as she waits to greet guest at her first State Dinner.
President and First Lady Obama greet Prime Minister of India Manmohan Singh and his wife Gursharan Kaur at the White House.
Prime Minister of India Manmohan Singh and his wife Gursharan Kaur stand with President and First Lady Obama before the State Dinner at the North Portico of the White House.
Director Steven Spielberg poses with actors Alfre Woodard and Blair Underwood.
Director Steven Spielberg arrives for the State Dinner.
Former U.S. Secretary of State General Colin Powell and his wife Alma Powell arrive at the State Dinner.
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and his wife Diane Patrick.
Domestic Policy Advisor Melody Barnes and her husband Marland E. Buckner.
Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty and his wife Michelle Fenty arrive at the State Dinner.
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk and his wife Matrice Ellis-Kirk arrive for the State Dinner.
Attorney General Eric Holder and Sharon Malone.
Entrepreneur Martin Nesbitt and wife Anita Blanchard arrive for the State Dinner. The couple are very good friends of the Obamas.
Director M. Night Shyamalan and Bhavna Shyamalan arrives for the State Dinner.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice and Ian Cameron arrive for the State Dinner.
President Barack Obama listens to his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh addressing the first official State Dinner of Obama’s administration at the White House.
Guests listen to Indian Prime Minster Manmohan Singh at the State Dinner.