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What if Festive Flavour never ends!

A famous Indian writer puts it “The Greatness of a Culture can be found in its Festivals”, and obviously the greatness of an Incredible country like India is seen in the wide spectrum of religions, occupations, vivid and vivacious list of festivals celebrated with sheer enthusiasm and devotion, vivid and diverse cultures, and faiths in… Continue reading What if Festive Flavour never ends!

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Ganesha 2018 – a glimpse

गणपती बाप्पा मोरया !!!!! Ganpati bappa morya Ganesha utsav or vinayak chaturthi is celebrated all over India. A brief about Ganpati sthapna. Sharing here Beautiful Ganesha sthapna decor, reference images of decorations done by my friends and family. Image -PraGun Foto credit - shri yogesh pitre Foto credit - avantika gunthey Foto credit- deepak kulkarni… Continue reading Ganesha 2018 – a glimpse

Festivals & Traditions

Ganpati sthapana – गणपति स्थापना

Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chaturthi is a Hindu festival which is celebrated with great devotion all over the country as well as outside India too by Indians all over the world. Ganesh utsav is a 10 day festival which starts on Ganesh chaturthi and ends on Anant chaturthi. It is believed that Lord Ganesha, the… Continue reading Ganpati sthapana – गणपति स्थापना

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Hartalika puja हरतालिका-व्रतपूजा

Today is hartalika Teej of 2018. Teej falls on the third day after a full and a new moon night. Hartalika Puja is performed every year during Shukla paksha tritiya of Bhadrapada month. It is mostly celebrated a day before the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi and generally falls one day before “Ganesh Chaturthi” and three… Continue reading Hartalika puja हरतालिका-व्रतपूजा

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KHIRAPAT – पंचखाद्य खिरापत

Ingredients: 3/4 cup grated dry coconut, one can use desiccated coconut also. Roast it so it stays for long 1 tbsp Poppy seeds, roasted and coarsely grounded 100 gram powdered sugar approx 1 cup 1/4 tsp cardamom powder 6 to 7 dried dates ( to taste) 8 to 10 Almonds Method: 1) Grate dry coconut… Continue reading KHIRAPAT – पंचखाद्य खिरापत

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शुभ विजयादशमी

Dussehra / Vijayadahmi is the last day of Navratri (september/ october as per tithi)which falls on the 10th day during the calender month of Ashvin. This celebration starts from Navratri and ends with the tenth day festival of “Dussehra”. Navratri and Dussehra is celebrated throughout the country for different reasons again proving that India is… Continue reading शुभ विजयादशमी