A personal account of disillusionment through the Rakhi tying at school - this will resonate with so many of you!
In a country where it is common to shun menstruating women from social life, Odisha stands out by celebrating them in its Raja Parba.
'Tis the weeks before Christmas, and preparations involve using a traditional Christmas cake recipe to bake your own, a tastier proposition that the store bought. Here's a desi twist.
We need to look beyond the obvious in the rituals of our festivals, that can reveal hidden feminist meanings that question traditional beliefs. Like the Manabasa Gurubar festival taught me.
As I grew up I rebelled against the ingrained sexism I perceived in festivals and traditions. But recently, I realised that it is about the celebration, and meeting up with family and friends, changing my outlook.
Festival food is always in a class of its own. Here are 10 top Indian women bloggers who have shared their recipes of festive food, that can be made at Navaratri, and in the festive days ahead.
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