Ganesh Chaturthi special: popped rice laddoos

Lord Ganpati has finally arrived and we are all set in the mood to welcome him with pomp and gaiety, echoing chants of “Ganpati Bappa Morya!!!“. There is nothing better than welcoming him with his favourite laddooos, sweets, modaks, puran poli, khichdi, halwa, payasam and what not, and laddoos should invariably be a part of his…

Pumpkin Barfi: Janmashtami special

 Shri Krishna Janmashtami—The birth celebration of Lord Shri Krishna deserves a sweet treat as he loves feasting on sweets. Different kinds of sweets including laddoos, barfis, halwa & kheer, malai (cream), makhan (butter) and dahi (yoghurt) are offered to our beloved Bala Gopala ( Little Krishna). We commemorated his birth festivity by offering him this…

Kheertua……A melt in the mouth sweet delicacy

Bengalis share an eternal bond of love with sweets. Every Bengali, except the exceptions of course, have a special craving for sweets and desserts. So here, is an exotic Bengali dessert for all the dessert lovers. The “Kheer Tua”, a popular dessert in the Northeast Indian state of Tripura and some of its adjoining regions,…