India Currents

Ugadi 2023

Ugadi is a festival that has been a favourite as it is the start of the New Year for me as a Kannadiga. Naturally then, the festival has many good memories for me. Ugadi is always about food and this is the onset of summer when the green mangoes especially the totapuri my personal favourite.… Read More Ugadi 2023

India Currents

Ugadi 2022

April 2, 2022, is the New Year Ugadi. Celebrated in Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh as such, it is also new year in several other states. Another important aspect of Ugadi is the Panchanga or the new Hindu almanac which is read out to the family. This is also meant to bring in good luck… Read More Ugadi 2022

Deccan Chronicle

Recipes for Ugadi

It is time for a New Year with Ugadi around the corner and when it comes to food, tradition is always the winner. Ugadi is the dawn of the New Year in several states like Karnataka, Telangana, and Andhra Pradesh. It is also celebrated as Gudi Padwa in Maharashtra. The significance of Ugadi is manifold… Read More Recipes for Ugadi

Zee Zest

Make a Wish this New Year

There are several New Year traditions practiced across the world that are associated with good luck that are lesser known. It’s another New Year and time for good tidings. After all, starting the year on a good note, especially in the light of the pandemic has assumed renewed importance. We list seven such traditions practiced… Read More Make a Wish this New Year


New Year Destinations

New Year Festivities It’s the last month of the year (already) and also the time to ring in the New Year in style and travelling never goes out of fashion. No matter what you like, here are some ideas to escape to some unique destinations in India, that offer a plethora of choices for your… Read More New Year Destinations