Gardening · Herbs

Pirandai – My gift to myself this birthday :)

One can find it growing in the backyards of many Tamil households. Growing up, we didn't have one in our backyard but thousands of them sprawling on the hills nearby. Our school was in a small valley surrounded by these hills and Amma was the one to notice them.Thus entered tasty Pirandai chutneys into our… Continue reading Pirandai – My gift to myself this birthday 🙂

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International Day of Yoga : The Yamas & Niyamas (Yoga’s Ethical Practice)

The online world is replete with Happy Yoga Day posts, messages, pics of people participating in events and what with the prime minister of my country, Narendra Modi himself endorsing it. I attended a Yoga event in San Francisco,CA organized by HSS. I expected it to be a set of talks and asanas which it… Continue reading International Day of Yoga : The Yamas & Niyamas (Yoga’s Ethical Practice)