Hello World! Happy Diwali!!

Diwali the Festival of Light in South Asia Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals celebrated in India and Nepal. In North India, it is celebrated as the day when Rama returned to his kingdom of Ayodhya after killing Ravana and completing his 14 years of exile period. However, in eastern India, especially Bengal, it … Continue reading

Hello World! Food from Mithila

Some Dishes from Mithila in Eastern India Mithila in eastern India shares its cultural traits with Assam, Bengal and Orissa. However, there are also many variations in these regions which are specific to each of them. I talk about only some of the Mithila dishes here. Bagia – There is a dish made of rice … Continue reading