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Paneer Pasanda Recipe

My first encounter with Paneer Pasanda was a hilarious one. Still remember the time when as a kid we were dinning at a restaurant and my dad ordered Paneer Pasanda from their menu. On the arrival of our meal, the first thing that I said to my...

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Spicy Paneer Sandwich

Paneer or Indian cottage cheese is a versatile ingredient and adds charm to any recipe whether be savory or sweet. It’s an all- time favorite food and my kids relish paneer in any form. Kids are headed home from playfields and will be looking for munchies that taste insanely...

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Coconut Ladoo

If you are looking for a last minute sweet for Ganesh Chaturthi then try out these yummy and mouthwatering coconut ladoos. A beginner’s recipe that can be prepared in just 15 minutes. Quick and easy ladoos that are made with mawa, unsweetened desiccated coconut and condensed milk....

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Urad dal modak Recipe

Urad dal modak recipe, where grounded urad dal is roasted and later combined with sugar, mawa and nuts.Truly a delicious and lip smacking treat.  The festive season has just started. With Raksha Bandhan and Janmashtami behing us, time to prep up for the upcoming festival...

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Kaju Pista Roll

Whether be Diwali or Holi, sweets are an integral part of Indian traditions. During festive months Indian markets are overflowing with yummy and delicious sweets/mithais. Today I am sharing with you one of my favorite mithai – Kaju Pista Roll. As a kid this sweet was a...

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How to make mawa – 5 ways of making mawa

Khoya or mawa is a dairy product widely used in Indian cooking. This post covers – How to make mawa – 5 ways of making mawa at home. How to make Khoya/mawa at home? This is a common question that is usually asked and searched. Well today I...

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Kaju Katli

Indian festive and fasting month is about to start. So here is a simple cashew nut sweet delicacy prepared with four simple ingredients. Kaju Katli or Kaju ki burfi  is a popular Indian festive sweet prepared with cashews and sugar syrup. Kaju in English means cashews and katli means “slice”- A...

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Mahashivratri

As the name indicates this festival is celebrated in honor of Lord Shiva, the third God of the Hindu Trinity.  WHEN IS MAHASHIVARATRI CELEBRATED ? Every month in Hindu calendar has listed the thirteenth day of the darker half of the month as Shivaratri i.e....

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Janmashtami

Krishna Janmashtami also known as Krishnashtami or Gokulashtami is a festival dedicated to Lord Shri Krishna and this festival celebrates his birth. Among the Dashavtar, Lord Krishna is the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu and is considered the most popular avatar. WHEN IS JANMASHTAMI CELEBRATED? In India, birth of Lord Krishna...

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Ganesh Chaturthi Festival

Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayak Chaturthi is the festival celebrated in honor of Lord Ganesha. A Hindu festival that marks the birth anniversary of Lord Ganesha and therefore this day is celebrated as Ganesh Chaturthi. WHEN IS GANESH CHATURTHI FESTIVAL CELEBRATED? Ganesh Chaturthi is observed during the Hindu...

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Besan Ladoo

Besan laddo, an irresistible sweet is prepared with chickpea flour (besan), sugar, cardamom, ghee and nuts. As the weather starts to turn cold, I make a huge batch of ladoos and store it in airtight containers. They are my kids favorite and during school days...

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How Diwali is Celebrated – Part 2

  5 DAYS OF DIWALI The First day of Diwali – Dhanteras The First day is called Dhanteras or Dhantryaodashi, which falls on the thirteenth day of the month of Ashwin. Follow the link to learn more about DHANTERAS. The Second day of Diwali –...