Why sending a gift online can sometimes be a bad idea?

Gifts have become an inseparable part of our every day celebration be it a festive occasion, birthday party, wedding anniversaries, get together, or any other such events. It has become more of a regular practice than a courtesy to gift our near and dear ones on any special moment. We all think that the celebration […]

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We Call them RESOLUTIONS!

Author: Aamna Mobin The happy month of December has arrived. The year is coming to an end and it is the time for cold breeze, hot coffee, new year gifts and festivity along with a sense of nostalgia. It has been a year of achievements, accolades, praises, joy and good memories for some, while the opposite […]

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Diwali Gifting Can Be Simple!

We live in a land of stories, mythology and cultural fanfare. There are a lot of days with special significance, which we celebrate. Diwali is one of the prominent festivals in Hindu culture. Colloquially known as the “festival of lights”, it is celebrated on the Amavasya or no-moon night and heralds the dawn of a […]

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Karwa Chauth Recipes

India is a land of cultures, traditions and food. We have different foods from different states and there are foods for specific occasions as well. Every occasion comes with some homemade recipies that people love to enjoy in their own way. Here are some recipies that are prepared during the festival of Karwa Chauth. Gulgule/Pude The […]

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Good Over Evil; Period!

Dussehra is one of the Indian festivals, celebrated with pomp and gaiety. It has been ages, since when a number of rituals are being performed to please the Almighty on this day. It is the tenth day of Navratri which commemorates the victory of Lord Rama over the evil king Ravana. There is a vibrant […]

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Gardening for the Li’l Birdie!

Your garden is incomplete without the sound of chirping of birds. It brings in joy and calmness to every soul. Imagine yourself sipping your tea on a pleasant winter morning in your garden with the chirping background score… definitely an enticing picture! Having little sparrows and pigeons in the garden and being surrounded by birdsong […]

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Say Yes To Chocolates

  Chocolate is the answer… Who cares what the question was!!! Everyone’s favourite, the heavenly pieces of sweetened cocoa is known for calming mood and bringing smile on faces. Irrespective of age and gender, chocolate has the power to build better health too. Except for being the greatest gift, it also benefit health in more […]

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Eid-Al-Adha : A Sketch Of The Day Of Bakr-Eid

  I remember. In fragments. I was a little kid at that time of which a narrative shall follow. It was the time when I when I went to school, all fresh with the lingering scent of talc, easily derivable from me. With my crisp white shirt, all tucked in my pants and the handsome […]

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Karwa Chauth: A Day In The Life Of An Indian Woman

Her eyelids flap open. The alarm is cruel and harsh, but somehow, it doesn’t bother her today, for her soul is enveloped in a peaceful bliss, her mind is calm and her body is relaxed. She has woken as if suddenly life has been breathed within her, and any form of sleepy drowsiness cease to […]

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