The Evolution of Sherbets (video)

Ever wondered why there are places named “Baraf Khana” in several North Indian towns?? And.. Did You Know .. Something as household as a SHERBET (sorbet/softdrink/mocktail) has been associated with advancements in Technology, Transportation and the coming together of Yunani and Ayurvedic medicine learnings over past 1400 years ?? All this and more in this second episode “The Evolution of Sherbets” of our new series “Sherbets from the bygone era“!! πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ Happy Exploring!

Gurpurab Greetings :)

Close your eyes.. take a gentle deep breath.. n feel thankful to whosoever you’ve learnt anything from ..anyone whose deeds/lessons knowingly or unknowingly have made your life easier and have shown you the way πŸ™‚Β Greetings for Guru Nanak GURPURAB πŸ™‚

And here’s a tasty ‘thank you’ to some ‘behind the scenes’ heroes who once helped us prepare some awesome Langar for those in need πŸ™‚Β Cheers n blessings for all!!


More about the festival >>Β https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guru_Nanak_Gurpurab

Candid moments with DOSA Wala :)

So the DOSA stall folks at Saket were super happy seeing our quick video showcasing their food-stall…and later asked us if we can make another video with a little more details so that they can show their “workplace” to their loved ones far away in ‘South’ back home and perhaps say a few words to them for this festive season ….and we happily accepted it πŸ™‚ Here’s a new video with our new friends πŸ™‚ Do visit the folks sometime!! cheers! πŸ™‚

The Dosa Wala at Saket – South Indian Street Food in Delhi (Video)

The DOSA Wala at Saket πŸ™‚Β Anyone else tried food here?? Amazingly finger-licking lip-smacking stuff at street-food prices!

A quick VIDEO trip is given below Β .. and here’s another video where we chitchat with these folks πŸ™‚

Rataul : Mangoes, Orchards, Faces, Places and more :)

Went for this “mango walk” recently to a village situated just about 60 km from Delhi! Treasured some experiences in my camera and sharing the same here πŸ™‚ Tonnes of MANGOES, a vast green ORCHARD, LIFE much different than the cosmopolitan lives, new FRIENDS, “CINE STARS” and much more πŸ™‚ Happy Exploring!

Find it on our Travel-videos Map here.

The Chaat Wallah at Malviya Nagar Metro Station :)

For those who’ve ever been to the Malviya Nagar Metro Station, Delhi.. here’s 5 minutes with the Chaat Waala there πŸ™‚ Alloo Chaat, Tikki, Burger and lots more πŸ™‚

The Littee Chokha wallah :)

LITTEE CHOKHA πŸ™‚

Filmed this roadside food vendor outside office ..while he prepared this awesome dish from Bihar for us!! Enjoy πŸ™‚

Some “tasty” Fun at Work for a Noble Cause :)

Some awesome folks at my workplace got together to cook some simple yet interesting dishes..put up food stalls..and the fund collections went for charity πŸ™‚Β We even invited a ‘shakarkandi‘ (roasted sweet-potatoes) wala to host his stall within the office premises…and ofcourse we all pretended to be food-show TV anchors while tasting the food πŸ™‚Β Was fun to be kiddish amidst tough office deadlines..and for a noble cause… all in good taste! Here’s a quick glance at the experience! πŸ™‚

Awesome Food – Rikawach :)

Dug this old time FOODY Collage out today .. An all timeΒ favorite of mine .. Rikawach (as known in Bihar, UP regions) or more popularly known as Pataura in Northern parts of India and Patra in Mumbai area .. made out of Arvi leaves! A work of ART it is .. awesome stuff πŸ™‚

Also, given below are two recipe videos that I found to be useful. Check out both the vids and you’ll get some nice insights and useful tips πŸ™‚ Cheers!

rikawach

 

Video 1 >>Β 

 

Video 2 >>Β