A hot drink that has captured the minds and hearts of Indians since the dawn of time is tea where for the majority of us, a cup of kadak chai would be necessary for breakfast, mid-meal snacks and the entire day. Snacks that are fried and crunchy, like samosas, kachoris, bonda and pakodas, come to mind when the topic of evening tea or mid-meal nibbling is brought up and people all around the country enjoy these Indian specialties but consuming them frequently can be quite unhealthy.
A paparazzi account shared a video of Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif arriving at the airport. The video shows them getting out of their car, walking towards the departure gates, and posing and waving at the cameras before heading inside to catch their flight from Mumbai. Their fans filled the comments section of the video with compliments. One wrote, "Most genuine and beautiful." Another wrote, "The most beloved and most beautiful couple in India." A fan commented, "Missed seeing them [heart emoji] so subtle yet beautiful they are." A user remarked, "A classy and respectful couple."
Suhana Khan took to Instagram recently to share pictures of herself from an outdoor photoshoot with the caption, "Hi [waving emotion]." The post shows Suhana sitting in front of a wall while posing elegantly for the camera. She chose a white cotton dress for the click. Her pictures garnered much love from her fans, several celebrities, and her best friends - Ananya Panday and Shanaya Kapoor. While Ananya wrote, "HELLO [heart-eye emoticon], Shanaya commented, "Beauty [heart emoji]."Karisma, Seema and Maheep dropped several emojis, and one fan remarked, "YOU are the moment."
Gudi Padwa marks the beginning of the traditional New Year for Marathis and Konkani Hindus and is observed on the first day of the Hindu lunisolar calendar. On this day, people clean their houses, decorate it with beautiful rangolis and hoist the Gudi dhvaja or flag which is considered auspicious and believed to bring good luck and fortune. As per a legend, on this day universe was created by Brahma. The day is also celebrated as the first day of Navratri in various parts of the country, as Ugadi in Andhra Pradesh, Yugadi in Karnataka and Cheti Chand for Sindhis. On Gudi Padwa, traditional dishes like puran poli, shrikhand, modak are relished with friends and family
Endometriosis is a health condition where tissue similar to the lining of the uterus grows outside of the uterus, often on the ovaries, fallopian tubes or other pelvic structures. It affects around 10% of women of reproductive age, and it can cause severe pain and infertility.
Decorating a space with fine silver collectibles can add a touch of elegance and sophistication to any room. From elaborate antique designs to modern minimalist styles, fine silver collectibles can bring an element of luxury and complement the overall look of the ambience.
As we brace up for the hotter months ahead, pet parents must also plan to prevent their fur balls from the impact of heat. Heat stroke is one of the common illnesses that can also affect dogs in summer. Also called hyperthermia, when the body temperature of your dog is more than 41°C (105.8°F), it can lead to a series of health issues from malfunction of organs to neurological issues; in worst cases it can even lead to death.
Swara’s Walima outfit is speciual for more reasons than one. The gorgeous outfit travelled across borders, from Lahore to Dubai to Mumbai to Delhi, before reaching Bareilly. On Twitter, Swara shared the snippets and spoke of her designer Ali Xeeshan - “When I called him with an idea of wearing his work at Walima, his warmth and generosity made me admire the person,” read an excerpt of her tweet.
Chaitra Navratri 2023: On day one of Navratri, Goddess Shailputri is worshipped. It is believed that praying to the goddess can bring prosperity and a life full of blessings. Desi ghee is offered to the goddess as bhog on this day. As we gear up to celebrate the festival, here are two recipes of vrat-special sweet dishes that can be prepared with desi ghee.
Being socially isolated or feeling lonely can trigger a range of diseases as experts say that mental health and physical health are interrelated. According to studies loneliness can lead to premature death from all causes, a risk that is also associated with smoking, obesity, and physical inactivity. This means if you are lonely, it may make you suseptible to heart disease, depression, anxiety, diabetes and hypertension among a host of other health problems.
Snacking on almonds before meals improved blood sugar control in overweight and obese people with prediabetes, according to two new studies conducted in Indian participants. The first study conducted over three days was published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition and the second carried over three months appears in the journal Clinical Nutrition ESPEN.
Maa Shailputri is one of the Navadurgas. After the self-immolation as Goddess Sati, Goddess Parvati took birth as the daughter of Lord Himalaya and was known as Maa Shailputri (Hemavati or Parvati). The Goddess rides a bull, has two hands, and carries a Trishul in the right hand and a lotus flower in the left hand. Similar to her previous birth as Goddess Sati, Goddess Shailputri married Lord Shiva. Read more inside.
The Holy month of blessing, Ramadan or Ramzan/Ramzaan/Ramazan, is upon us and more than 1.5 billion Muslims across the world are eagerly waiting to begin the 30 days of fasting to commemorate the time in which the Quran was revealed to Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) and as per the reports, Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court has called on all Muslims throughout the Kingdom to sight the crescent moon this evening.
Diabetes has been on rise across the globe in people of all age groups and genders. Believing that women are at a lesser risk of developing diabetes is a myth as studies have shown that the metabolic disorder is equally prevalent in both men and women. However, women are additionally at risk of gestational diabetes that occurs during pregnancy. According to a recent review, the lifetime risk of males developing diabetes from the age of 20 years is 55.5% while in case of women, the figure stands at 64.6%.
Gudi Padwa is also popularly known as Samvatsara Padvo and it literally means the first day of new year or ‘Samvat’ and the same day is celebrated as the first day of Chaitra Navratri in North India and as Ugadi in Andhra Pradesh. Gudi Padwa or the Marathi New Year gets its name from two words - ‘gudi’, which means a flag or emblem of Hindu Lord Brahma and ‘padwa’ means the first day of the phase of the moon and the festival marks the beginning of the harvest season and is celebrated with much fervour and enthusiasm in the state of Maharashtra.
On Tuesday, Rani Mukerji jetted off to Assam to celebrate her birthday by visiting the Kamakhya Temple in Assam. The paparazzi clicked Rani getting out of her car, posing and smiling for the cameras and waving to people outside the airport before turning around and heading inside the departure terminal. Rani's travel comes a few days after the release of her film Mrs Chatterjee Vs Norway. Read our download on her traditional ensemble inside,