Christmas is around the corner and yes, we all have been getting the feel of jingling bells, festive tingles and the cities decked in the flavour of celebration. North India reeling under intense cold wave would probably won’t even be surprised if they spot reindeers on a sledge! Yes, it’s that cold! By now you… Continue reading A happy and prosperous New Year 2020!
Om Bootha Nathya Vidhmate Bava Nandhanaya Dheemahe Tanno Sastha Prachodayaath The Ayapaa Gayatri Mantra is a holy chant that is supposed to garner auspicious benefits for the devotees. Sabrimala Temple which stands at an altitude of 914 meters is famous for the forty-one ‘Mandala Kaalam’, an auspicious period that begins on the first day of… Continue reading Mandala Puja
Love is the most beautiful feeling in the universe and loving one’s own self comes first. This reminds one of dialogue by Kareena Kapoor from the movie, “Jab We Met,” where she says with pride; “Main apni favourite hoon.” Isn’t it imperative that we all think likewise? Nobody can be perfect both in terms of… Continue reading Body Positivity
The Indian Wedding rituals span over several ‘rasmo-rivaaz’, each having a significance of its own. From Haldi ceremony to Sangeet, then the wedding day and finally Reception celebrations are all important occasions to rejoice and enjoy. Let us take a quick peek into these rituals and their connotations. Haldi – Traditionally, a paste of Haldi… Continue reading Wedding series
India is a culturally rich country with the widespread popularity of how zealously we guard our strong heritage. We not only take pride in our roots but go to great length to pursue the beauty of traditionalism in whichever ways possible. This is so evident when you look around at the crowd anywhere in India,… Continue reading Importance of traditional marriage rituals in India.
With the advent of wedding season, it is the glamour of the occasion that lights life with joy and anticipation. More so when there is a wedding in the family or friend circle, the event becomes a looking-forward to the celebration. There is so much to be done and always very little time in the… Continue reading Wedding season has finally arrived