Vinayaka Chathurthi is on 10th September 2021 Vinayaka, Ganesha, Ganapathy, Pillaiyar – whatever name we call him, whichever form we make him – He is always there to remove all obstacles and bless us with wisdom and prosperity. Let us celebrate Vinayaka Chathurthi, with all his (and our) favourite dishes […]
At the close of another year, we gratefully pause to wish you all Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year.
Thiruvathirai Festival is on 6th January 2023
Thiruvathirai Festival, also known as Arudra Darisanam or Arudra Darshan, is observed in the Tamil month of Margazhi (December – January) on Thiruvathirai Nakshatram Day.
Ellu (Til seeds) Urundai
Ellu Urundai is a delicious and easy-to-make Prasad that is traditionally prepared for Vinayaka Chathurti and Krishna Jayanthi Festivals.
This Modak is commonly prepared in South India for Ganapathy Homam, while it is also quite popular in North India as a Prasad. It can be made with wheat flour. You can try this variation of the fried modak also.
2019 Navaratri (Sep 29 – Oct 8)
The nine day festival of Navaratri, season of rejoicing and celebration, is a combination of many concepts, but the most common theme is the victory of good over evil.
Karthigai Deepam is on December 6th, 2022
Karthigai Deepam is one of the oldest festivals celebrated by the Tamil people in the Tamil month of Karthigai. It has been referred to in many ancient works of Tamil literature that dates back to 2,000 or 2,500 BC.
Diwali is on October 24th 2022. There are varieties of sweets and snacks prepared specially for Diwali.
Holi, the festival of colours, is uniquely North Indian festival. Even though it is not much celebrated in South India, people live in South join with their friends and neighbours and enjoy this happy occasion. I posted SWEET SAMOSA and CURD VADAI for Purva’s Holi Hai Event I wish all readers […]
Tamil New Year is on 14th April 2023. Tamil Nadu Government announced the first day of Tamil Month of “Thai” (Pongal Day) as Tamil New Year and passed orders to this effect. However, there is no change in the mind set of people in Tamil Nadu and all are preparing […]