Kelwa beach is a popular weekend getaway for Mumbaikars. Those who haven't been here, this is a wonderful break from the routine. Laden with natural beauty and a maintained travel spot, hats off to whoever is responsible for its care. They are doing a satisfactory job for the tourists here. The good part is you can... Continue Reading →
Jharas – The Exotic Leafy Green of Winters
Jharas is Winter green found only in the region of Vasai-Virar. Most of the vegetable vendors especially those who are not native and sometimes even natives like 'maushis' in eastern market of Virar haven't heard of this leafy green. It just grows like that, probably like in the mushy areas around wells. The veggie is bitter... Continue Reading →
The Making of Ukadhandi
Making Ukadhandi in our urban residences video by Mrs. Manasi Milan Dharmadhikari.
Hurda or Ponk Party at Home
Hurda, Green Jowar, Ponk or call them Tender Sorghum Grains, they have different names but it all means that a new crop season has arrived! Hurda parties are a great rave in Pune, Nashik, Nagpur - primarily, the northern region of Maharashtra. The popularity of hurda parties has commercialized the event and made it a big part... Continue Reading →