Pooja Thaali – Significance And How To Make One At Home

  As an Indian who enjoys all the traditions and culture which Indian festivities bring along , I must say there are a few essential things which every Indian household needs to perform all the rituals. Growing up , I remember how my mom would decorate the pooja thali (…

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Ethnic Mama -2 : Nine Yards of Love, Style And Tradition !!

My previous article Ethnic Mama-1 was liked by many of you. It was the most read article on my blog for the month of September ( as per my blog stats ). It’s all because of my beautiful readers like you who appreciated my efforts to present Indian culture before…

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Ethnic Mama – 4 : Outfit Ideas For The Festive Season

By all means I’m thoroughly enjoying the Indian festive season which kick started three weeks ago. And I’m glad I started my own Ethnic Series to have a mini celebration here on my blog itself. The blogs under Ethnic Series are so well received and appreciated by my readers and…

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Happy Karwachauth

Guest Article By Meetu Gulati   The festive season is around the corner. Beginning of fall marks the beginning of all major festivities in India and gives us a reason to adorn ourselves in beautiful ethnic wear and accessories. One such festival is Karwachauth– one of the most awaited festival…

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Ethnic Mama-3 : Different Styles To Drape A Saree

As promised I’m back with another article on sarees. This time it’s all about draping the saree – traditional and modern styles. There are many ways to wear a saree. Many states in India have their  own popular style. One of the most popular way is the one shown in the…

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Henna Tattoos : A Work Of Art

Guest article by Akanksha Mitesh Gaur   Mehndi / Henna in Indian tradition is typically applied during special Indian weddings and festivals like Karva Chauth, Vat Purnima, Diwali, Bhai Dooj and Teej. During festivals, many women have henna applied to their hands and feet and sometimes on the back of…

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