Bread Halwa

Serves –  2-3   Ingredients –  2 tbsp ghee 12 slices of bread (white) 3 cups milk Pinch of kesar ¾ tsp cardamom powder 1 cup sugar Almond slices, for garnish   Method Cut the sides of the bread and then shred it. Heat ghee in a pan. Fry the bread in ghee for 2-3…

Rajma kebab

Preparation time –  30 minutes   Cooking time – 15 minutes   Servings –   2 to 3   Ingredients –   (1 cup = 250 ml) ½ cup rajma (kidney beans) pressure cooked in 2 cups water 1 medium to large potato pressure cooked in ¾ to 1 cup water 2 to 3 teaspoons oil for sauteing onions 43 grams onion or ⅓ cup chopped onion ½ teaspoon ginger garlic paste or 2 to 3 garlic…

SUJI KAKRA

From birthdays of kids to birthdays of gods this is a must dish in Odisha. Odiyas would prefer it over any fancy sounding dish like Scallop Sashimi with Meyer Lemon Confit any day, TRY IT and you would agree   Preparation For: 4 People | Preparation Time: 1 hr. (Approx.) INGREDIENTS Suji (rawa) -150 gm Shredded coconut- half…

Butter Samosa

Serves– 2-3   Ingredients– 400 gms khoya 150 gms powdered sugar 200 gms white butter, frozen cubes 330 gms maida 20 pistachios, finely chopped 20 almonds, finely chopped 15 cashews, finely chopped 15 raisins Water   Method– In a pan, add khoya and let it cook until soft. Now add sugar to it and mix…

Diwali; a global phenomenon

Diwali is not only a festival but a global phenomenon. Globalization they say has made the world a small village. India is famous for its diverse culture. A culture which has no boundaries. A culture which celebrates life. The magnificent festival of DIWALI is celebrated with great pomp and show in India as well as…

Cocktail Umbrellas lamp

Having too many mojitos lately? Have some fun with the cocktail umbrellas! Why not make a lamp out of it? Steps : Inflate a balloon Cover the balloon with fevicol and paper strips. Paste the umbrellas on the balloon. Let it dry Using a toothpick deflate the balloon slowly. Now your house is ready for some…

Dhanteras, one can sense the tension!

Dhanteras 2017; Diwali is around the corner and so are the excitement, tension, and workload that come with it! While the home ministry is anxiously cleaning every corner of the house, the finance ministry wakes up, tired from last night’s binge-watching cricket, sharp at 11 in the morning. The usual chores are done with utmost…

Cocktail Umbrellas lamp

Having too many mojitos lately? Have some fun with the cocktail umbrellas! Why not make a lamp out of it? Steps : Inflate a balloon Cover the balloon with fevicol and paper strips. Paste the umbrellas on the balloon. Let it dry Using a toothpick deflate the balloon slowly. Now your house is ready for some…

Gandhi Jayanti : Eliminating the hypocrite ideologies

Gandhi Jayanti 2017  Covered in the cloak of Ahimsa, Led by faith and not by fetish! Safe on a land of love and truth, You built the Shilpa of freedom. For a beloved motherland, And for the world transcendent, A loin cloth filtering out light, From the darkness around you! To the people world over…