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 ...
Soumya Gupta , Nutritionist, October 02, 2016 17:29 IST
Here are 7 reasons you should include buckwheat (kuttu) in your diet during Navratri 2016, tips on cooking this superfood at home and exciting recipes.
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV Food, September 30, 2016 14:45 IST
The first day of your Navratri meals, keep it light today. Eat lots of fruits besides this meal plan and make sure you stick to seasonal fruits.
Meher Mirza , September 30, 2016 12:05 IST
Navratri is the perfect time for an inward cleansing and discipline, both physical and mental. The nine day festival holds great significance.
Dr. Rupali Datta , Chief Clinical Nutritionist, SmartCooky, September 30, 2016 11:55 IST
Navratri fasting and detox? It is not such a strange concept as it may seem. The nine nights Navratri is traditionally a time to fast, and pray. Here are expert ways ...
Dr. Gargi Sharma , Weight Management Expert, September 30, 2016 11:55 IST
1st October 2016 marks the start of Sharad Navratri. Here are some easy tips to help you remain healthy while you fast.
Gargi Sharma , Weight Management Expert, September 30, 2016 11:08 IST
Navratri 2016: Eat small meals and do not starve yourself. This will help maintain blood glucose levels and prevent you from feeling low