Monthly Archives: August 2014

Happy Independence Day – But wait, Are we really independent?

Happy Independence Day – But wait,  Are we really independent?

As India celebrated its 68th Independence day, I am compelled to ask, we did get freedom 68 years back however are we free even today? India ranks second unsafe places for women to exist. Does that make you feel like a free country? India is a country that worships female deities at large and a country where Gods and Goddesses are depicted as the ultimate source of world’s balance. A country whose basic religion and …

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Help us to help you Grow!

Help us to help you Grow!

We keep saying that food bloggers and food lovers need to be on Plattershare and here are a few questions answered for your convenience. Q – What is Plattershare? A – Plattershare is a comprehensive Gastronomic Discovery Platform dedicated, designed and developed with passion, for food lovers from all around the world. We aim to create an interactive interface between people on both sides of the food and beverage business while creating value for our …

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For the love of Coffee

For the love of Coffee

It begins with the luring ‘fragrance’ of freshly roasted beans, flowing out from the open top of a hot coffee jar. A hot mug of energizing ‘Espresso’ at the onset of a day, gives us the kick to start, just the right way. The full bodied blend of sorts and the smooth finish, with a scoop of whipped cream, is the much fantasized cup of our lives, isn’t it? This brewed hot cup of fantasy, …

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Seven things we all must have done on Rakhi…

Seven things we all must have done on Rakhi…

There are a lot of stories as to how it started being an important festival for Hindus however from where I am looking, it is a celebration of that ever lasting love we share with our siblings. The basic ritual requires the sister to tie a sacred thread on the brother’s wrist asking him for a vow that he would always protect her, then she applies tilak on the brother’s forehead and gives him sweets. …

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5 foods that you crave for on a rainy day

5 foods that you crave for on a rainy day

For most of us rainy season is the best season of all, if and only if we have no work on our agenda for the day. Staying at home on a rainy day is like a lifetime’s wish coming true and why not! Rains are meant to be declared as holidays – officially. Every season is associated with different types of cravings. Here is the list of food that you crave for during rains. Pakode …

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Toffees and candies all of us used to love when we were kids

Toffees and candies all of us used to love when we were kids

Let me guess! You are in your 20s. You were born somewhere in the 1990s. You lived in one of the small towns in India. Your pocket money while you were growing up was less than Rs. 10 per week. Well if I am right about all those points up there, I know a little more about you. Let us go back to our childhood and reminisce about the heavenly taste of our favorite sweets …

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