Getting to know Food Blogger Kalyan Karmakar (@thefinelychopped)

Food is an essential part of our culture and tradition and we make the best of this on many occasions. People also connect to their cultural or ethnic groups through similar food patterns. Immigrants often use food as a means of retaining their cultural identity. People from different cultural backgrounds eat different foods. The ingredients, methods of preparation, preservation techniques, and types of food eaten … Continue reading Getting to know Food Blogger Kalyan Karmakar (@thefinelychopped)

A Talk with Food Blogger and Writer Debjani Chatterjee Alam (@foodofdebjani)

Hello, Weekenders! Hope everyone had a rocking Durga Puja and Dussehra 2019! But the festivities are far from being over because… Diwali is coming folks!! And boy aren’t we excited again? Like every other festive occasion, Diwali is also about spending time with friends and family and its also largely about FOOD! Food is an essential part of our culture and tradition and we make … Continue reading A Talk with Food Blogger and Writer Debjani Chatterjee Alam (@foodofdebjani)

Best Pictures of the Week in Photografeed Facebook Group – September Part 2

Photography is a language which can translate and break any barriers, boundaries and distance. It has universal appeal and is loved by all. And that’s why we are starting this new series in collaboration with Photografeed. Every Friday, our team will be selecting the top 10 photos of the week which are posted in the Photografeed group. And they shall be posted on WeekendTrivia exclusively as the best among the lot. This is a … Continue reading Best Pictures of the Week in Photografeed Facebook Group – September Part 2

The End of Something Beautiful- Sunsets Around India

Sunsets are proof that endings are beautiful and unless they are beautiful it’s not really the end. There is something so fulfilling about watching a setting sun that you can never tire of it. Be it in a beach, or mountains, from a riverside or a park, from your terrace or balcony, sunsets create a charismatic transition. Let us go through a journey of beautiful … Continue reading The End of Something Beautiful- Sunsets Around India

Colours of NorthEast India Woven into Fabric- Ilika by Pallavita

Being an entrepreneur, being the master of your work is something we all desire secretly. Very few of us are able to live the dream we want to. And on top of that being able to work with something that you love is an added bonus. That is just how Ilika was born. Ilika is a manifestation of a dream sewn into fabric tales by … Continue reading Colours of NorthEast India Woven into Fabric- Ilika by Pallavita

Worship of Goddess Jagadhatri – With Weekend Trivia

The Puja was first originated in Krishnanagar of Nadia District, Bengal. Maharaja Krishnachandra was the perpetrator of the Puja. Down the years, puja held in Krishnanagar, Chandannagar, Rishra, Bhadreshwar, Hooghly, Boinchi etc are very popular and holds special attraction for the masses. It is held in the Bengali month of Kartik and People from different parts of India visit these places to witness Jagadhatri puja … Continue reading Worship of Goddess Jagadhatri – With Weekend Trivia

Kali Puja Celebration 2018 with Weekend Trivia

Kali Puja for 2018 has just ended and we are still reveling in the glory of Kali Puja and Diwali. Kali Puja is mainly restricted to the Bengali Communities around India. So, here we bring for you a few glimpses of Kali Puja Parikrama 2018. The locations of most of these are around West Bengal and Assam. Enjoy them and relieve your festive occasion memories … Continue reading Kali Puja Celebration 2018 with Weekend Trivia

Dev Deepawali- The Diwali of Gods at Varanasi

https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Dev Deepawali or the Diwali of the Gods or the Festival of Lights of the Gods is the festival of Kartik Poornima celebrated in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. It falls on the full moon of the Hindu month of Kartika (November – December) and takes place fifteen days after Diwali. Dev Deepawali will be held on 22nd November 2018. Dev … Continue reading Dev Deepawali- The Diwali of Gods at Varanasi

Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Saptami

Durga Puja means homecoming for all Bengalis residing far and wide. Irrespective of wherever they are around the globe, this time of the year they all yearn to come back home and celebrate this 10-day of festivities with their near and dear ones. While most of us are able to do that, they are many who are far away from their home and miss Durga … Continue reading Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Saptami

Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Sasthi

Durga Puja means homecoming for all Bengalis residing far and wide. Irrespective of wherever they are around the globe, this time of the year they all yearn to come back home and celebrate this 10-day of festivities with their near and dear ones. While most of us are able to do that, they are many who are far away from their home and miss Durga … Continue reading Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Sasthi