Bhai Dooj is a traditional Hindu festival that is observed in India and by Indians all over the world. During a particular ceremony held to commemorate the occasion, sisters put a Tikka on their brother's forehead and offer prayers for their happiness and health. This momentous occasion honours the relationship and love between brothers and sisters. The fifth day of Diwali is dedicated to Bhai Dooj celebrations. Every festival celebrated in India has a close connection to food. If you love making sweets at home but don’t want to indulge in tedious recipes, then we have a solution for you. Here are some easy yet delicious dessert recipes that you must try on this Bhai Dooj.
As we age, our skin undergoes changes such as wrinkles, fine lines and dullness but though ageing is inevitable, that doesn't mean we can't slow down the process and the beauty industry is filled with a plethora of skincare products that claim to reverse the signs of aging. However, not all of them are effective, and some may even do more harm than good so, what are the powerful anti-ageing ingredients you need to add to your skincare routine?
It can sometimes take an agonizingly long time from an idea to its realization. In 2013, photographs by Stefan Moses appeared in the volume "Deutschlands Emigranten" (Germany's Emigrants) — portraits of people who had to leave Germany under National Socialism. Historian Christoph Stölzl, former director of the German Historical Museum, wrote the accompanying texts.
Chaitra Navratri fasting is coming to an end on March 29 (Ashtami) as the festival concludes with Ram Navami celebrations (March 30), the day when people perform Kumari Pujan and worship nine little girls or kanjaks as avatars of goddess Durga before wrapping up their fasts. While many people fast on all days of Navratri, others observe vrat on first and second-last day of the nine-day festival.
Ramadan, the ninth month of Islamic lunar calendar is also known as Ramzan, Ramazan or Ramzaan and is the holiest month where Muslims across the world abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and evil thoughts and action from dawn until sunset as they observe a fast between dawn and sunset and then break it at iftar time with family and friends. Sehri is the first meal of the day before sunrise and it needs to be planned well to keep your health in check since adequate hydration, eating nutrient-dense foods and avoiding high-sugar and calorie-dense foods can help manage diabetes during the fast.
Chaitra Navratri Ashtami 2023: Maha Ashtami or Durga Ashtami is celebrated with much enthusiasm and fervour in Chaitra Navratri and many people conclude their fasts on this day and organise Kanya Puja by worshipping nine little girls as avatars of goddess Durga and feeding them prasad of puri, chana and suji halwa. On this day, the young girls or kanjaks are welcomed to home and worshipped.
Endometriosis can make it difficult to conceive and if you're having trouble becoming pregnant, your doctor may suggest fertility therapy under the supervision of a fertility expert where fertility treatment options include everything from stimulating your ovaries to produce more eggs to in vitro fertilisation. Endometriosis may be a difficult illness to manage, both physically and emotionally but there are things you may do to combat the discomfort of endometriosis and enhance your quality of life.
Austrian Airlines cancelled more than 100 flights on Tuesday as workers strike to demand higher pay, the latest in a string of protests sweeping the European aviation industry in the run-up to the busy Easter travel season.
UTI (urinary tract infection) is more common in women than men. Usually a bacterial infection, it mainly affects kidneys, urethra, bladder, or urethra of a woman. It is estimated that around 40–50% of women experience one episode of UTI in their lives and 20–30% of may have subsequent episodes. Most UTI infections are related to bladder and urethra. The infection may spread to kidneys and cause serious health issues if not tackled on time.
Air India Express, India's first international budget airline, on Monday said it has commenced operations from Goa International Airport, with four weekly direct flights on the Goa-Dubai route.
Ram Navami falls on the Shukla Paksha Navami (ninth day) of Chaitra month (the first month of the Hindu Calendar). Ram Navami marks the birth anniversary of Lord Shri Ram, believed to be the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu. It is also celebrated as the conclusion of Chaitra Navratri. Devotees of Maa Durga and Lord Ram organise havan at their homes, end the nine-day-long Navratri fast, visit temples, wear new clothes, and more.
After worshipping Maa Kalaratri on Day 7, people are gearing up for one of the most important days during the auspicious festival of Chaitra Navratri - Maha Ashtami (Day 8), also known as Ashtami and Durgashtami. During Ashtami, people worship Maa Mahagauri and perform various rituals, including Kanjak or Kanya Puja, Sandhi Puja, Mahasnan, and more. Know all details inside.
The pleasant spring breeze will give way to raging summer heat soon in India as April approaches. Pets in summer are susceptible to several health issues due to the merciless heat and dehydration is one of them. It is crucial to pay attention to the symptoms of heat illnesses or dehydration in your pet. If your dog's saliva is thick and pasty, they have dry nose or they aren't eating properly, panting, you must get them medical attention before their health deteriorates further. To prevent dehydration in pets, one must give them wet foods, fruits, adequate water and keep them in cooler areas.
BTS takeover of the fashion world has been the talk of the town all through 2023 with Valentino and Dior announcing Min Yoongi or Suga and Park Jimin as their brand ambassadors respectively while J-Hope or Jung Hoseok ruled the Louis Vuitton roost, RM was signed by Bottega Veneta and Taehyung or V with Celine and now, all is not well in the world of BTS Army and we don't blame them as Bangtan Boys' golden maknae and K-Pop sensation Jeon Jung-kook, known mononymously as Jungkook, confirmed his partnership with American fashion brand Calvin Klein that dropped a sultry cryptic teaser hinting at their new global brand ambassador. This comes after months of speculations after the brand's Global Head of Creative, Cédric Murac, followed Jungkook on Instagram at the onset of this year.
Working out can be fun and incredible for your mental and physical health. But getting optimum results from your daily routine is also necessary. The best way to do so is by incorporating different workout techniques into your routine. And one celebrity fitness enthusiast who follows this rule diligently is Shilpa Shetty. The star recently revealed in a workout video that she begins her day with Aerobic Dancing.
Osteoporosis usually leads to brittle bones and even a mild stress can cause fracture. Women must be vigilant for any sign of early bone loss and should regularly screen themselves for bone density after the age of 60. Apart from diet and nutrition, there are certain therapies that can help prevent low bone density in elderly women.