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Pumpkin Shrikhand with Honey-roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Over the years, Diwali has lost its acute edges in our world, and with that, the loudness and garishness have faded, too. The parties have gotten quieter, the  firecrackers relegated to a few sparklers lit by our girls to honour … Continue reading

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Event: Diwali Diya Workshop at Bosch DIY Store

Festivals stir up all sorts of impulses and instincts..the urge to spend time with friends and family, to cook up the traditional and some not so traditional sweets and munchies, to dress up in sparkling new acquisitions and to spread a bit of … Continue reading

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Diwali Dhamaka! Mawa Mania

Diwali meant new clothes, a bag of firecrackers peeking from the shelf in a closet, the sound of the sacred bell and chants during the morning and evening Pujas, and the explosion of cardamom, sugar, mawa, saffron, coconut, flour, and … Continue reading

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A Line of Caramel-Candy Delights – Edible Diyas for Diwali

Every year on the eve of Independence Day, in the middle of a park in rain kissed, Midwestern suburbia, with the smoky scent of hot dogs, the frothiness of malt ales filling the lungs and the sounds of picnic-mat conversations … Continue reading

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