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....

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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....

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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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