Sri Rama Navami 2010 Neivedyam | Panakam | Vada pappu Recipes

Happy Srirama Navami to all my readers! Sri Rama Navami falls on the ninth day of Hindu lunar year. Navami means the ninth day in the hindu calendar. This day is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Rama. This day also marks the end of the nine day festival called Vasanthothsavam. Vasantham means Spring, Vasanthothsavam […]

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Ugadi Special Dishes!

As a kid I fondly remember looking forward to Ugadi every year. It was one festival when Amma would make Poli and she used to make so much to distribute to the entire neighborhood. It took us quite some time to convince her to make the Sweet Polis on other days too.  After marriage, I […]

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Sankranti Festival Recipes!

Pongalo Pongal!..Oh well it wasn’t exactly that that went through this morning, but something to that effect. With the kids at home, it was tooo hectic to even say how it has been since morning. Just took a moment while they are jumping around. We made a different type of Sakara pongal with Sprouted Moong […]

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Pori Urundai For Karthikai Deepam!

Happy Karthigai Deepam to all my Readers! It was Karthigai deepam yesterday and I didn’t realise until Amma told me. It kind of slipped my memory. But how can I not remember Karthigai Deepam? As every festival, this too has special memories associated. This festival is very special to Tamil Nadu and since having lived […]

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Omapodi or Sev ~ Indian Savory Snack!

I turned one leaf up on the table calender to notice it is already November! The picture on my beautiful table top calendar is a south Indian Thali. I remember flipping through the leaves and seeing this breathtaking picture thought November is too far away. And here I am, looking at it every other moment […]

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Mixed Dal Muruku ~ Deepavali Savories!

I know you must be wondering why I am still talking about Deepavali? Well naturally after making few new snacks, I can’t resist not talking about them right. Especially when they are my favorite snacks. I am sure Murukus are favorites for most. I was particular that I learn couple of snacks this time. So […]

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7 Cup Burfi ~ Indian Sweet for Deepavali Step by Step!

It’s a nostalgic feeling this time around. With memories gushing in and one’s wanting to capture every moment in frozen capsules, to savour what the new feeling gives in and caressing the old ones that gushed in. Maybe it is only a perceived notion that new memories replace the old ones? But it is not […]

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