How to grow bitter gourd for summer

How to grow bitter gourd for summer

Bitter gourd is easy to grow from seed. The seeds planted in February through April in successive sowings, give sufficient bitter gourds to last till August. They do well in a garden, no doubt, but flourish just as well in pots in balconies.

25 March, 2016 | Views: 6585

Ayurvedic chutney sandwich spread for a summer lunch

Easy recipe Ayurvedic chutney sandwich spread

This summer sandwich spread is an age old Ayurvedic recipe from kitchens of India (Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Assam, in particular). As the unripe mangoes start finding there way to the market, this yummy chutney too becomes a lunch staple.

24 March, 2016 | Views: 5954

How to make an Eggless Whole Wheat flour Apple Cake Dessert

Apple eggless aata cake

This Christmas, after making my regular eggless chocolate cake, I thought of a new recipe. It worked! Sharing it here for a warm winter dessert. Though a microwave oven has its health hazards, I use it sometimes to make quick recipes to see that wow

27 December, 2015 | Views: 4592


Sun cooked, vegan, Ayurvedic Lemon pickle

lemon pickle sun cooked

This lemon pickle is the first successful pickle that I learnt to make. The recipe is simple. Come to think of it, old lemon pickle is Ayurvedic medicine and food at the same time! Delicious medical care. Ayurveda says that if your food is medicine,

04 April, 2015 | Views: 10287

Mango pickle, no flame cooking

Punjabi mango pickle recipe vegan ayurvedic india

Though still early summer, I got some green, unripe mangoes because of the dust-storm and rain. Some unripe mangoes fallen by the storm are now in my mango pickle, cooking in the sun with the drumstick pickle! It is Ayurvedic, Vegan, no-flame

03 April, 2015 | Views: 4415

Drumstick pickled in the sun, Ayurvedic, vegan food

drumstick pickle recipe sehjan achaar vegan ayurvedic

Drumstick, Sehjan or Singhi as it is better known in India is a super vegetable, rich in minerals especially Calcium. It is commonly found in Ayurvedic bone care medicines.

03 April, 2015 | Views: 10077



1857 revisited: Uttar Pradesh, India

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