The grand shore temple of Somnath is a much revered Lord Shiva Jyotirlingam located in Gujarat’s Saurashtra region in vicinity to Veraval. The temple is deeply linked with Indian culture, mythology and folklore. Brilliant architecture and religious grandeur makes Somnath temple a much revered Lord Shiva shrine. A travel to Somnath is an experience worth cherishing all through life. The temple is often referred to as the ‘eternal shrine’ as several times the temple has been demolished and then reconstructed down the ages. There are many interesting or lesser known facts associated with this much revered Lord Shiva shrine. Read on to learn more about the lesser known interesting facts about Somnath temple:
The festive season is all around the corner! In India people celebrate festivals with sweets and when sweet is made at home, what else one can ask for.
Today, I am sharing a recipe of authentic, delicious Eggless cookie, called “Nankhatai”, that can be very easily prepared at home.
I still remember when I growing up, was very fond of having nankhatai any time during a day. So, what my mom use to do, she makes them in a bulk and store in an airtight container. So, that I can enjoy it for a couple of days. Feeling nostalgic!
If you an ice cream lover like me, then you probably plan to eat some over the holiday season and during summer people begin their fun with having a cup of ice cream. I am sure many of you will agree that there is no greater pleasure on a warm summer’s day than eating a cool, delicious ice cream. No matter where you are at home, office or shopping your ice cream cravings will never stop.
Perched magnificently at a whopping elevation of 3,100 metres above sea level, on the mighty Himalayan ranges Gangotri Dham is a gleaming representation of Hinduism and deep spiritualism. This seat of Goddess Ganga which is situated in the Uttarkashi district of Devbhoomi, Uttarakhand, is one of the most crucial pillars of the chota char dham yatra. Surrounded by unparalleled natural beauty and enchanting grace of the nature, Gangotri dham holds a special place in the hearts of all the Hindu yatris who make this journey. A Gangotri yatra package will take you to this stark white temple structure which radiates spirituality and positive energy.
With the holy Ganga River flowing through west to east and bordering on the neighboring country of Nepal, Bihar is known for its extreme spiritual importance. In the ancient and classical ages, Bihar was the centre of learning and pilgrimage and now has garnered its reputation for being one of the prime destinations for Hindus as well as Buddhists. From Bodhgaya and Patna to Vaishali and Gaya Bihar has a myriad of places for a keen devotee. Bihar is also the prime destination for a number of yatra and pilgrimage circuits like the Buddhist circuits, Jyotirlinga pilgrimage circuit and Jyotirlinga pilgrimage yatra among a number of other Sikh, Jain and Islamic pilgrimage circuits. This is the place where one can truly feel the pleasant and serene vibes of this divine and holistic centre of pilgrimage.
Yes, you read it right. Cake can be made without eggs! And people call it vegetarian cake too.
While making a cake, eggs are usually known to make the batter smooth and light with stable air bubbles. It gives a structure and consistency to the cake, but it’s a myth, cake can be made without eggs even at home – Tested and tried recipe.
Being a vegetarian since birth having cake outside was a taboo for me and was a biggest concern when I use to go to my friend’s birthday, parties, anniversary and farewell the one thing was always common ie a cake which having eggs and the sad part is I can’t have it. (more…)
As summers are here and the temperature is started raising so your body needs something cooler and watermelon juice is perfect to beat the heat – 100% natural all full of vitamin C which keeps your body cooler and also gives benefits to your skin. It’s also automatically very sweet, so sans of sugar will help you to keep healthy and people who are having sweet tooth will help them having natural sweetness instead artificial. (more…)
Agra is known for tourist place in India where not only Indians but foreigners to visit in a larger volume to admire the beauty of the city throughout the year. This is the only city in India which has an imperishable mark on the global map as it considered one of the seven Wonders. (more…)
Farzi cafe is the restaurant where I wanted to be at the most, this place is the best example of taste, concept, innovation, and food. They are taking the whole food experience to the next level while having common items with very unusual taste (Indian food with modern style) which keeps their customer happy. You can experience the place with family and friends not only on dinner but at lunch too.This restaurant is owned by know chef Jiggs Kalra and his son Zorawar Kalra.
Chardham is known as pilgrim places and originally they are Badrinath, Puri, Dwarka and Rameshwaram but Uttarakhand state too has Chardham and are equally popular it is also known as “Chota char Dham” refers to four pilgrim sites Yamunotri Dham, Gangotri Dham, Kedarnath Dham, Badrinath Dham in Uttarakhand. According to Hindu Mythology it is believed that in the lifetime every individual must do a Chardham Yatra.