Here’s our experience of visiting Karunamayi Kali Temple along with some guidance and pictures of the temple.
Chal kumro bora / Ash gourd fritter is the best way to consume this otherwise boring vegetable with respect to taste. This can make a great combo with plain rice and lentil soup (dal). This recipe has both vegan/vegetarian and non-vegetarian alternatives.
Rosh means syrup and Bora means fritter in Bengali. Basically Rosh Bora kind of a lentil fritter that is dipped into sugar syrup. It may look similar to gulab jamun, yet the flavor and texture is poles apart from that of gulab jamun. This recipe is also vegan and vegetarian friendly.
Paneer Butter Masala is a North Indian cuisine made from Cottage Cheese (also known as Paneer in India) and a smooth and creamy, moderately spicy gravy. This is definitely a delight for the vegetarians. It tastes amazing with any sort of Indian bread like roti, chapati, naan, paratha and so on.
Egg fried rice is one of the most common dishes of Chinese take-away. Egg fried rice is often made with left over rice in an Asian household. At my home, my mom always makes it with freshly cooked rice and its fancy enough to serve to guests as well along with a curry.
My mom’s approach has made it more inclined towards the Indian flavor profile- even though it’s definitely not spicy.
Alu Paratha is a type of Indian bread stuffed with spicy mashed potatoes. It is one of those things that we love eating as any meal of the day- breakfast, lunch, dinner. This recipe is vegan and vegetarian friendly.
Chirer Pulao/Poha is a well known street food/snack in India. This can be enjoyed both as a breakfast or an evening snack. Find out the recipe here.
We came up with this recipe which is a fusion of Indian Naan bread and Italian Pizza that can be easily made without oven, microwave and pizza-maker using the common kitchen appliances readily available in any functioning kitchen.
Kochu or Taro is a plant whose every part can be used to make versatile dishes. Kochu bata is a prepared using the root of the plant.
Coconut chutney is an absolute delight while it accompanies South Indian break such as Dosa/Idli/Utthapam. Checkout recipe of coconut chutney
Prawn Pulao is a beautiful blend of long grained fluffy rice and mildly spicy, semi-dry Prawn curry. Find out the Prawn Pulao recipe here.
Khichdi that is prepared with rice, lentils and vegetables available in your kitchen is one of the most filling and nutritious food. You can easily turn this into a one-pot-meal.
Malpua/Malpoa is a sweet treat that can be made with ingredients easily available in your kitchen. Following this recipe you can make malpua under 30 minutes.
Gulab Jamuns are one of the most loved desserts of India. There has to be an easy way to make gulab jamun at home!
Kolkata-style biriyani is a magic, the slow cooked meat melts in your moutht, yet the spice-infused big pieces of potatoes steal the slow!!
Here’s a quick and easy recipe of making French Toasts. The little details can make a big difference in flavor in a common dish.
Sonchiriya is a Hindi action film. A gang of looters that had accidentally killed some innocent kids once, try to do penance by saving a little girl’s life while being chased by Police.
Raabta is a Romantic Drama released in the year 2017. Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon played the lead roles as Shiv and Saira. Shiv and Saira died in one life for love met again to be tested by the destiny.
Chhichhore (2019) is a film starring Sushant Singh Rajput and Shraddha Kapoor. A father, Anirudh Pathak explains what winning in life is through his college life memory to his depressed son.
Kedarnath is movie based on 2013 flash-flood in Uttarakhand that devastated the valley around age old Shiva temple Kedarnath temple. Mukku and Mansur’s story will bring tears to your eyes for sure.
Dil Bechara is an adaptation of the novel “Fault in Our Stars”. Kizie, a teenager cancer patient, finds a reason to smile again because of Manny. She’s worried about how her loved ones would live after her death. Little did she know her destiny…
Nothing can beat the taste of crispy jalebis dipped in sugar syrup. Here’s an easy recipe for making instant jalebis, a classic Indian sweet.
Naan is a variant of Indian bread that goes well with almost everything! Here’s an easy recipe that my mom follows to make tasty Naans for us!
Sushant Singh Rajput, a star of Bollywood, gone too soon. An artist never dies, he lives through his timeless creations, so will Sushant.
My roommate likes to ask all questions to me instead of googling them. I feel it’s very unlikely for a software engineer not to use Google on daily basis.
Ashish a guy in his 50s falls for Ayesha, a girl of 20. The story unveils how Ashish finds love after his failed marriage and parenthood.
Bala is a Bollywood movie based on a guy named Bala, who is bald. This is ironic because he got this name because the beautiful hair he had once (Bal means ‘hair’ in hindi). The main characters of the movie are Bala played by Ayushman Khurana, Latika played by Bhumi Pednekar and Pari played by Yami Gautam.
This is my experience of super cyclonic storm Amphan has hit coastal areas of West Bengal and Odissa in the month of May,2020.
Pancake-bombs are mini super-fluffy pancakes with delicious treat inside. If you like pancake like me, you will surely love this recipe.
Kadambari Devi was married to Rabindranath Tagore’s older brother at the age of 9. Rabindranath and Kadambari were of the same age-group. Growing up in a giant family with so many siblings, Tagore did not get much of his parents attention. Kadambari was his playmate, the very first audience to his many of his timeless literary works, a fan and a critic.