Andhra Pradesh Family Serves 365 Dishes to Future Son-in-law on Makar Sankranti

Andhra Pradesh Family Serves 365 Dishes to Future Son-in-law on Makar Sankranti

Treating and pampering son-in-law or the future son-in-law is considered an integral part of Indian households, especially during weddings and festivals. Though it is not a mandatory custom or routine that everyone needs to follow, the majority of the families, around the country, are often seen going the extra mile by preparing grand feasts, offering […]

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Bengal Bedlam: Instead of Fighting Each Other, TMC and BJP Now Battling Internal Discord

Bengal Bedlam: Instead of Fighting Each Other, TMC and BJP Now Battling Internal Discord

The big Bengal battle of 2021 is over. But conflicts remain, and this time they are internal. Instead of fighting each other, both the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) and rival Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are having to contend with skirmishes within. It all started in the TMC with its national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee’s ‘Diamond […]

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Makar Sankranti 2022: Making Til Laddus This Uttarayan? Well, Here's Your Easy Recipe

Makar Sankranti 2022: Making Til Laddus This Uttarayan? Well, Here’s Your Easy Recipe

Makar Sankranti 2022: Makar Sankranti, also referred to as the festival of kites, is just a day away. On this auspicious occasion, people also donate things like bindi, clothes, food and many other items. Not to forget the ritual of making til laddu with sesame and jaggery. And if you were also thinking about til […]

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Makar Sankranti 2022: Here's How to Make 5 Types of Khichdi at Home for Good Luck | WATCH VIDEOS

Makar Sankranti 2022: Here’s How to Make 5 Types of Khichdi at Home for Good Luck | WATCH VIDEOS

Makar Sankranti 2022: January 14 marks the Hindu festival of Makar Sankranti. The harvest festival commemorates the Sun’s journey back into the northern hemisphere, which is considered auspicious. Since the festival falls under the winter season in north India, most of the food items prepared on this day have rich ingredients like ghee and dry fruits, […]

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Makar Sankranti 2022: Do You Know the Real Reason Behind Eating Khichdi on Uttarayan?

Makar Sankranti 2022: Do You Know the Real Reason Behind Eating Khichdi on Uttarayan?

Makar Sankranti 2022: Makar Sankranti, the auspicious festival, celebrated on 14th January marks the end of winter season and the beginning of new harvest season in India. The festival is dedicated to Lord Sun. According to Hindu calendar, the Sun enters the Makar (Capricorn) sign on this day. It is celebrated with great enthusiasm all […]

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Makar Sankranti 2022: Spruce Up Your Festive Look With These Celebrity-Inspired Outfits in Black

Makar Sankranti 2022: Spruce Up Your Festive Look With These Celebrity-Inspired Outfits in Black

Did you know that Makar Sankranti is one such festival where Black is the choice of colour women choose to celebrate the festival in? Considered an inauspicious colour during festivals, the colour plays the hero/heroine on Makar Sankranti. A festival dedicated to the deity Surya (sun), Makar Sankranti falls on the coldest day of the […]

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Makar Sankranti 2022: How to Make Sesame Rolls Easily at Home

Makar Sankranti 2022: How to Make Sesame Rolls Easily at Home

On Makar Sankranti, sesame laddus are made in almost every home. With this recipe, you will be able to prepare sesame rolls instantly. It is a tradition to eat sesame on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti. On this day, sesame laddus are made in almost every home. Apart from sesame laddoos, various other items […]

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Civic Poll Schedule in Covid-battered Bengal under Calcutta HC Scanner, Asks State Govt and EC for Reports

Civic Poll Schedule in Covid-battered Bengal under Calcutta HC Scanner, Asks State Govt and EC for Reports

Barely a couple of hours after Chief Justice Prakash Shrivastava and Justice Kesang Doma Bhutia of the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday allowed the hosting of the Gangasagar Mela, albeit with a new monitoring committee and strict Covid-deterring directions to the West Bengal government, the division bench, in a separate matter, gave indications that it […]

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Makar Sankranti 2022: Date, Significance and How India Celebrates the Festival

Makar Sankranti 2022: Date, Significance and How India Celebrates the Festival

The festival of Makar Sankranti will be celebrated in India on January 15. Its significance is linked to the sun’s entry into Capricorn. When the sun god leaves Sagittarius and enters Capricorn, Makar Sankranti is observed. The festival is always observed on the 14th or 15th of January. In a year, the sun transits through […]

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Festivals in January 2022: From Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal to Republic Day, Check Complete List Here

Festivals in January 2022: From Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal to Republic Day, Check Complete List Here

Festivals in January 2022: India is a land of festivals. The New Year 2022 starts with the Masik Shivratri. In January 2022 some of the important fasts and festivals include Paush Amavasya, Vinayaka Chaturthi, Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti, Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, Putrada Ekadashi, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri, Poornima, Sankashti Chaturthi and Shatila Ekadashi. Fasting and festival celebrations […]

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