The Obamas' Trip to Asia

The Obamas' Trip to Asia
ESSENCE.COM Nov, 08, 2010

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The First Couple arrive at the Mumbai International Airport in India.

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The First Couple signs the book of condolences at the 26/11 Memorial.

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Michelle Obama plays hopscotch with students at the University of Mumbai.

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The First Lady joins a drum circle, playing the tambourine, during a stop at the University of Mumbai. Music to our ears!

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President Obama and Michelle Obama light candles to celebrate celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights.

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In honor of Diwali, Michelle Obama danced, danced, danced with local kids.

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President Obama and Michelle Obama sprinkle flower petals after laying a wreath at Raj Ghat.

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The First Couple stand alongside Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife, Gursharan Kaur.

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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama walk in the peaceful gardens of Humayun’s Tomb in New Delhi.

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The First Couple hold a town-hall style meeting with students at St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai.

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Michelle Obama looks fabulous at the President’s Palace in New Delhi, India.

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President Barack Obama and the First Lady arrive at the Halim Perdanakusuma airport in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Ali Mustafa Yakub accompanies President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as they visit a mosque in Jakarta.

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The First Couple brings the Asia tour to an end as they board Air Force One.