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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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The sweets of Eid and Teej brings us together

The sweets of Eid and Teej brings us together

Eid or Teej. Anything works well for a foodie and why not it is all a reason to gorge on special delicacy of the day. Different culture celebrate the festival in their different ways however the love for food and the special food is always on the list. So, me being a foodie headed out for a shahi tukda, some amazing firni and biryani yesterday and today it is the turn for ghevar,┬árabdi and jalebis. …

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