Events & Experiences

Durga Puja – Rio Carnival of the East

“She can move darkness”  Most important part of the year for a Bengali has arrived. Oh great Mother, we welcome you on this earth whole heartedly. May your arrival destroy all the negativity around us.  For me, the feeling of Durga Puja is incomparable to any other time of the year. It’s a 10 day… Continue reading Durga Puja – Rio Carnival of the East

Events & Experiences, Lifestyle

Her First Grain of Rice

Stressing out on what you should prepare for baby's Annaprashan? Don't sweat it, mum. From the ceremony to the menu, my tips will help get you through. In Bengal it is a tradition to feed a baby his/her first grain of rice around 6 months before the tooth shows..it is an initiation into solid foods.… Continue reading Her First Grain of Rice