Category Archives: Festivals of India

My Christmas Story

By | December 28, 2016

HO HO HO! I know am three days late, but then I so wanted to narrate my Christmas Story! I am adding this to #Blogchatter prompt.
After sharing a series of DIY posts on Christmas Ornaments, I am here today to tell you a story, My Christmas Story:)


By | September 29, 2016

Dasara is around the corner. How are you guys decking up? After coming to USA, had missed celebrating this festival. I have these fond memories of my mom celebrating this festival by placing dolls, and preparing sweets and savouries for 10 days.

Ganesh Chaturthi

By | September 7, 2016

As promised have got you my next post on how we celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi this year. Memories of accompanying dad, in getting the Clay/pop Ganesha idol home, decorating it with flowers and all the yummy sweets on the festival day, all of these are etched deep.

Making of Ganesha idol using Crayola Air Dry Clay

By | August 29, 2016

Next week Lord Ganesha will be entering alot of our homes, So if you are interested in sculpting you own idol, have got you guys more information of the materials I use to sculpt my Ganesha Idol. Do check it out! Happy Sculpting!

Mangala Gowri Vratha 2016

By | August 8, 2016

More information on Observing Mangala Gowri festival. This pooja is performed on tuesdays of the Hindu month of Shravana, july-august according to gregorian calendar. This year shravana masa is from 3rd August to 1st September, tuesdays of this month are 9th August, 16th August, 23 August and 30th August.

Bheemana Amavasya

By | August 2, 2016

I stay in Seattle,USA and this is my way of staying connected to my roots and in fact I enjoy, celebrating these festivals. It brings memories untold from your motherland.
Bheemana Amavasya is also celebrated as Jyothirbheemeshwara Vratha. This is an important festival celebrated in Karnataka and is observed on the New Moon Day(Amavasya).