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As the Navratras Draw to a Close: My Kali and My Number Eight

There is something about Kali’s tongue that disturbs the viewer. Is it a symbol of power or a symbol of shame? ….Perhaps with the outstretched tongue, Kali teases and mocks her devotees — she sees through their social facade and knows the dark desires they try so hard to deny or suppress. 673 more words

Wellness: Inspirations From Life Lessons

Come September


Come September

Goodbye 44 degrees Celsius; Goodbye 100% humidity. Summer is finally leaving. As I open the door to my balcony I am brushed by a cool breeze from the Shivalik Hills right in front of me. 503 more words


Everyday Adventures- II

Living in Shimla, the famous North Indian hill station, comes with challenges. Sure, we are living in the lap of nature, amongst majestic mountains. Yes, the weather is wonderful throughout the year. 246 more words

Happy Navratras

Vasant Navratri, also known as Vasant Navratras, begins on March 21, 2015. This festival of nine nights in Hinduism is dedicated to Goddess Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswati. 306 more words


Real estate sector gears up for Navratras

India is the only country where every month some or the other festival is celebrated and festive kicks start usually from the month of March or with the festival of colours, Holi. 828 more words

Real Estate News

Mango Phirni

Ahhhhh……….the king of fruits!!! Mango season is over, few last remaining mangoes are being sold in the market. So i bought a few to bid adieu to this royal fruit for this season. 218 more words


Buckwheat flour dumplings in yogurt gravy

Buckwheat or Kuttu in India, is a short season crop. A crop widely used as a cover crop and has no relation with wheat.

The flowers of the buckwheat plant are highly fragrant and are used for bee -keeping for producing strongly flavored dark honey. 268 more words