Ghughutiya Tyar | Fest of Kumaon | Love My Culture | Ghughuti Recipe | Makar Sankranti Ghughuti

The festival of Ghughuti, called “Ghughutiya tyar” in the local dialect is celebrated in the Kumaun region of the hilly state of Uttarakhand on the eve of Makar Sankranti (January 14th). Ghughutiya, which is also known as “kale kauwa” (Black crow) is celebrated by preparing the sweet delicacy “Ghughute”. Ghughute […]

Happy 74th Independence Day | TriColor Salad | Carrot Noodles With Orange Juice Dressing, Crispy Sesame Tofu with Greek Yogurt Dressing and Baked Broccoli With Spicy Cucumber

15th August is celebrated as a national holiday in India to remember this date and to pay homage to those who fought for India’s freedom in the past. Great leaders and freedom fighters like Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Rani of Jhansi – Rani Lakshmi Bai, Subhash Chandra Bose, Sukhdev, Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Chandra Shekhar Azad are few of the […]

Lentils with Vegetable Curry | Chana Dal with Zucchini & Carrot | Zucchini Dal Recipe | Tasty Lunch or Dinner Recipe

Zucchini and Carrots cooked with chana dal, tomato-based curry makes a flavorful dish. This dal is great with paratha, chapati, steamed rice, or cumin rice. My mom would often make Chana Dal (Split Garbanzo Beans) with Lauki (Bottle Gourd) with onion, tomato, garlic, ginger, and homemade grounded spices. It was […]