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Harvest Traditions

The first festival of the calendar year is all about celebrating harvest and keeping a date with traditions that seem to be fading especially in the light of the pandemic. Magh Bihu in Assam, Maghi and Lohri in Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh, Thai Pongal in Tamil Nadu, Ghughuti in Uttarakhand, Makara Sankranti in Odisha,… Read More Harvest Traditions

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Recipes for the harvest season

As we celebrate the harvest season, it is all about seasonal ingredients that are in vogue and you can also create innovative recipes with them. Bihu, Maghi, Lohri, Pongal, Makara Sankranti are celebrated across India on January 14/15 across the country. Essentially to cheer new harvest season. Here are some recipes that you can try… Read More Recipes for the harvest season

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Healthy & Tasty Recipes

Healthy food is often associated with one word – boring. After all, can anything healthy be tasty? Well, this year, whether you have made a resolution to eat healthy, we speak to experts who share recipes that are as healthy as they are tasty. So, are you ready to give your plate a twist of… Read More Healthy & Tasty Recipes

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M for Metaverse

Metaverse is all about taking our digital existence forward in a more comprehensive 3D immersive format. After Facebook changed its name to Meta, there has been an increased focus on Metaverse, a digital, immersive extension of our real world. What is the Metaverse all about and more importantly, how can it help us? The last… Read More M for Metaverse

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Celebrity Mothers

Celebrity mothers often credited as the force behind their famous children, lead lives that are less ordinary. Mothers as the silent support system of children is something that is unquestionable. When it comes to celebrities this is no different. However, these mom’s also have a life that is their own. Maye Musk (Elon Musk’s mother)… Read More Celebrity Mothers

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The Mother-in-Law Factor

The relationship between a mother-in-law and daughter-in-law has always been a point of discussion and continues to be in the limelight one way or the other. Domineering MILs are not very uncommon even in these days and times. A Twitter user’s tweet that went viral recently was a rant because of being chided by her… Read More The Mother-in-Law Factor

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Christmas Bakes

It is the best time of the year and Christmas is around the corner. There is a sense of joy and cheer and as homes and cities light up we have five recipes that will add a zing to your festivities. Christmas baking is a tradition that has been around for the longest time. The… Read More Christmas Bakes

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Male Chauvanism

A recent matrimonial ad by a man has drawn the ire of people with its weird specific list of requirements. An advertisement posted by a man seeking a bride on a matrimonial site found a spot in social media for all the wrong reasons. The man said he was seeking “a woman who was 5’2″… Read More Male Chauvanism

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What Dreams Mean

Dreams are often called the gateway to the unconscious and yet have myriad interpretations that experts explain. Dreams are fascinating and mysterious experiences and decoding the psychology behind dreams could lead to a better understanding of sleep and the mind. Psychotherapists have long believed that our dreams give us insights into feelings and internal struggles… Read More What Dreams Mean

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Celibacy – the next dating trend?

Life after COVID-19 has changed forever, so much to the extent that there is talk of celibacy becoming the next dating trend. The celibacy trend has been cyclic, yet we are back to it again because life has taken a new trajectory, one very unpredictable yet unexpected. In modern age, there is a great influence… Read More Celibacy – the next dating trend?