6 Best Traditional Sweets That Are A Must Have On Diwali

6 Best Traditional Sweets That Are A Must Have On Diwali

For Indians, any festival is incomplete without sweets. And when it comes to celebrating Diwali or the festival of lights, one can hardly think of a sweeter occasion. Diwali is one of the major celebrations of India which signifies the triumph of good over evil, happiness over sadness, and light over darkness. To commemorate this ...read more »

Sweet shankarpali for Diwali – a comprehensive tutorial from my friend and his mom

Sweet shankarpali for Diwali – a comprehensive tutorial from my friend and his mom

When I look through my recent posts, I can't help thinking that my blog slowly but steadily turns into a culinary website: I've been talking about chai, fried bananas, kulfi... Actually I'm not much into food and cooking, but it's such a strong part of the Indian culture that one simply can't avoid it. And ...read more »

Diwali sweets – getting ready for the grandest festival

Diwali sweets – getting ready for the grandest festival

You know that feeling of joyful expectation just before Christmas? Something like that I'm experiencing at the moment - the grandest Indian festival, Diwali, is justĀ  a weak away. I know I have very little to do with it, but when the whole city is GETTING READY, selling lanterns, decorations, fireworks and lights, it's impossible ...read more »