Food is an important part of any celebration in all nations of the world, regardless of culture or religion. It can unite and strengthen community bonds and helps to maintain a common identity among a group of people. Different countries use food in different ways to help celebrate special occasions like Diwali, Christmas, New Year, weddings and birthdays.
November month begins with one the biggest festival of the Hindus, Deepawali/ Diwali. Homes are getting ready for the festive days. People clean and decorate their homes, buy new clothes and gifts for the family and friends. And to celebrate the festive occasion, a variety of snacks and delicious food is cooked. Diwali thus brings with it the joy of sharing meals and enjoying quality time with family and friends.
To celebrate the occasion and to share the amazing food that you would cook, here’s this month’s event..
The event is guest hosted by Sowmya of Nivedhanam and will run through the month of November. The rules of the event can be checked in her blog.
To make the event more interesting, www.tarladalal.com has sponsored a cookbook giveaway. For November’s event the giveaway book is
which is perfect book for everyone and especially for those who want to eat sweets but are scared to, either because they are diabetic or are obese.
So what are you waiting for, quickly send in all your Diwali treats to Nivedhanam..