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Epic Love Story- The Taj Mahal

“The Taj Mahal rises above the banks of the river like a solitary tear suspended on the cheek of time.” ― Rabindranath Tagore   Epic Love Story- The Taj Mahal  India is often times associated more with arranged marriages and dowries than stories of romance and undying love. The story of the Taj Mahal is [...]

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All about Diwali

What is Diwali? The word “Diwali” is a contraction of “Deepavali”, originating from the Sanskrit word Dīpāvalī (दीपावली) which can be translated to “Row of Lights”. Hence the Diwali Festival is also called the “Festival of Lights“. Diwali is the name for the festival in North-India. In South-India the festival is called “Deepavali”. About Diwali Diwali celebrates [...]

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Nutritional dry fruits

Nutritional dry fruits Dry fruits are occasionally taken in diet to ensure intake of certain vitamins and minerals. If taken in moderation dry fruits provide very high nutritional value. The process used to prepare dry fruits should be proper to retain its nutritional values. Dry fruits may not contain certain components such as flavonoids which [...]

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