Seema Magazine

The Colors of Navratri

The nine-day Navratri festival is getting underway soon and you can add a dash of color to the festivities by using this guide. Call it by any name Dasara, Dussehra or Navratri is a nine-day long festival that celebrates the victory of Goddess Durga over the demon Mahishasura. These nine nights have a specific color… Read More The Colors of Navratri

Spice Route

Flavourful Strands – Saffron

The most expensive spice in the world with good reason is saffron. And you know just why when you add it to your food. Saffron is derived from a flower called crocus sativus also known as saffron crocus. The stigmas of the flower are called threads and these are used as seasoning and colouring. Spice… Read More Flavourful Strands – Saffron