Marryam H Reshii , October 24, 2016 13:55 IST
As long as mithai remains synonymous with nutrition (pinnis), devotion (prasad) and festivity (gujiya and motichur laddoo), this is one sweet tradition that is in no immediate danger of being supplanted by ...
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, October 19, 2016 15:48 IST
Karva Chauth 2016: The festival is celebrated with great fervour across North India
NDTV Food , October 19, 2016 11:04 IST
A puja is performed in the evening, usually in a community gathering, wherein the katha is read out. Here is the puja muhurat time as well as moonrise time across India.
Kriti Malik , October 19, 2016 10:57 IST
This Karva Chauth 2016, I decided to keep my first fast, albeit a day early. Not to prove a point but to be part of a celebration of tradition, values and sentiment. ...
Indo-Asian News Service , October 18, 2016 16:21 IST
The West Bengal government will organise a Bengali food festival for the second year on the trot from October 21, officials said on Monday.
NDTV Food , October 17, 2016 11:32 IST
With Diwali 2016 festivities in full swing, we're all stumped for choice when it comes to gifting our loved ones something extraordinary. Which is why, we've rounded up the 5 most unique ...
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, October 11, 2016 14:41 IST
This Dussehra, why don't you try something adventurous and head out to a Ramlila for a change? Enjoy the festival, get a glimpse of its mythical relevance and indulge in lip-smacking food.
Kriti Malik , NDTV, October 10, 2016 09:45 IST
Kanjak is celebrated on either ashtami or navami (the eighth or ninth day) of Navratri. It's just another way of paying gratitude to the Supreme Goddess.
Dr. Rupali Datta , Chief Clinical Nutritionist, SmartCooky, October 10, 2016 09:07 IST
The most commonly eaten nuts during the fasting ritual of Navratras are Almonds, Walnuts, Cashews and their poor cousin Peanuts.
Kalyan Karmakar , October 08, 2016 11:29 IST
So what is bhog? (the 'o' is pronounced as in bore)
Soumya Gupta , Nutritionist, October 07, 2016 11:03 IST
Amaranth porridge, is nutritious, wholesome and nearly guilt-free.
Chef Neha Lakhani , October 06, 2016 15:28 IST
Celebrate Durga Puja 2016: Traditional Bengali desserts get a hearty makeover.
Soumya Gupta , Nutritionist, October 06, 2016 12:14 IST
Here's why you should view potatoes in a better light. We've listed health tips to keep in mind while eating potatoes, plus ways to prepare and store potato this Navratri 2016.
Chef Ashay Dhopatkar , October 05, 2016 18:09 IST
Navratri fasts give you a chance to detoxify by eating foods that are light on the stomach and can be digested easily. Here are a few dishes that could be made differently ...
Eba Khan , October 05, 2016 16:21 IST
This Navratri, if you are wondering where to go to savour the scrumptious spread, don't worry. We've compiled a list of 7 best deals that you can avail at top restaurants in ...
NDTV Food , October 05, 2016 13:55 IST
Celebrate Navratri 2016 in style. We bring to you dishes that go beyond the typical satvik food and break through the culinary boundaries.
Dr. Rupali Datta , Chief Clinical Nutritionist, SmartCooky, October 05, 2016 11:24 IST
A versatile ingredient, coconut makes for a good snack, adds flavour to your gravies during fasts or could be made into chutney with your samai idli and dosa. However, did you know ...
Press Trust Of India , October 04, 2016 13:21 IST
Fasting for Navratras and still want to eat out? Worry not, for you can gorge on scrumptious dishes - from falafels and pizzas to sabudana cutlets and 'mock duck' - with restaurants ...
Dr. Rupali Datta , Chief Clinical Nutritionist, SmartCooky, October 04, 2016 10:58 IST
Unfortunately, in the world of Indian cooking, pumpkins got a bad rap.
Dr. Rupali Datta , Chief Clinical Nutritionist, SmartCooky, October 03, 2016 15:19 IST
This Navratri 2016, one can see cart loads of singhara (water chestnut) being sold along the road side. Here are 8 reasons why you should eat singhara during its short season. It ...