While the Indians are constantly looking for newer routes and options to become more westernized, the West is adopting old age Indian traditions and Indian foods such as , Yoga and turmeric latte (hal....

It has been some time since I shared a recipe with my readers in Our Frontcover. The recipes I have for you today are filled with nutrition, packed with healthy ingredients and have humble origins. ....

I grew up in a household which witnessed the celebration of most Indian festivals. Apart from the elaborate indulgence in Durga Puja, December was about decorating the Christmas tree, keeping socks un....

Just when the world was getting used to the catechin loaded green tea which was supposedly an easy way to melt belly fat, the world came up with a new fad for weight loss, green coffee. Green tea had ....

I am in the middle of a very exciting food tour through Tuscany in Italy, where I am spending my time on farms and food production units, learning about what it takes to create beautiful fresh food us....

Once, while on a camping trip from school, my Malayali friend offered to share her prized possession with me, so that consuming the bland porridge became easier. And to my utter amusement and bewilder....

For Bengalis, Durga Pujo is homecoming. According to Hindu Mythology, Durga, the daughter of Menaka and Himalaya-- the lord of mountains, returns to her parent's home every autumn and the mortals cele....

The month of ashwin (Sept-Oct) marks the homecoming of Devi Durga where she, along with her four children, Lakshmi, Saraswati, Kartik, Ganesh and two friends, Jaya and Bijaya visits her natal home. ....

An essential to a great party is great party food, and whatever the occasion, there is never the need to compromise food quality for quantity. I am a big fan of serving home cooked meals, which then m....

The mango season in India is a special season. The Mango justifies it's title “king of fruits” with a very distinct flavour, fragrance and taste. This delicious fruit helps us to wade through the ....

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Wonderful!!! Keep traveling and keep writing. Cheers

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I greatly admire Konkona, the actor. Looking forward to her directorial debut!

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Unfortunately, I never been to any 'Iftaar' party. But your post introduce me some of the rituals of 'iftaar'.

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Thank you for your refreshing account of your visit to my country. Glad to know you were able to visit some of the lovely sites we have to offer and to try our dishes.