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Tamil New Year is on 14th April 2018

Tamil New Year also known as “Varusha Pirapu” is on 14th April 2018. This year’s name is “Srivilambi” (ஸ்ரீ விளம்பி). It is a time for celebrating new and prosperous beginnings. The common foods prepared for this day are made of Mango (Sour), Jaggery (Sweet) and Neem flower (Bitter) to signify the different […]

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Indian Christmas Recipes

Christmas time is here once again and it is the season of peace and goodwill. This is a time for caring and sharing family and friends. It is also a time of feasting. Apart from varieties of cakes, cookies and other sweets following are some of the special items prepared […]

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Corn

Maize also known as Corn is high in nutrients and good source of several vitamins like folic acid, niacin, and vitamin C. It is high in fiber and helpful in kidney problems including renal dysfunction. It helps lower cholesterol levels and also reduces the risk of colon cancer. Yellow maize […]

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Happy Deepavali

Let the lights lit for the festival usher in brightness not only into the houses but also in every one’s life. On this auspicious day I wish all the readers and their family a very Happy Deepavali. Enjoy the great festival foods and have fun with your family and friends. […]

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Deepavali Recipes

Deepavali is on 6/7th November 2018 Recipes for some common sweets and savories prepared for Diwali are given below.   Check here for more Diwali Recipes & Kolams or Rangoli to decorate your house. Deepavali or Diwali is festival of lights and the occasion of sweets, fire crackers and new […]