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Ekdashi

UtpannaEkadasi

November 30th, 2021|

Utpanna Ekadasi Suta Goswami said, "O learned brahmanas, long ago Lord Sri Krishna, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, explained the auspicious glories of Sri Ekadasi and the rules and [...]

Gopastami

November 12th, 2021|

Gopastami sri-suka uvaca ittham sarat-svaccha-jalam padmakara-sugandhina nyavisad vayuna vatam sa-go-gopalako ‘cyutam (Srimad-Bhagavatam 10.21.1) “Sukadeva Gosvami said: ‘Thus the Vrndavana forest was filled with transparent autumnal waters and cooled by [...]

Diwali

November 4th, 2021|

Diwali FIVE DAYS OF DIWALI Diwali is a five-day festival. Anecdotes from the Puranas abound for each of the days. Diwali can be observed by illuminating hundreds of candles [...]

Kartik

November 2nd, 2021|

Kartik The holy significance of Kartik month vrata One of the highest vratas - Kartik Month Kartik month which falls under the Dakshinayana period is regarded as the most [...]

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Parsva Ekadasi

September 17th, 2021|

Parsva Ekadasi Sri Yudhishthira Maharaja asked of Lord Sri Krishna, "What is the name of that Ekadasi that occurs during the light fortnight (shukla paksha) of the month of [...]

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Putrada Ekadasi

August 18th, 2021|

Putrada Ekadasi Putrada Ekadasi (Pausha-shukla Ekaadasi) The pious and saintly Yudhisthira Maharaj said, “Oh Lord, You have so nicely explained to us the wonderful glories of the Saphalaa Ekadasi,which [...]

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Sayana Ekadasi

July 20th, 2021|

Sayana Ekadasi The saintly king Yudhishthira Maharaj said, "Oh Keshava, what is the name of that Ekadasii that occurs during the light fortnight of the month of Ashadha (June [...]

Nirjala Ekadasi

June 21st, 2021|

Nirjala Ekadasi During the hottest season (northern hemisphere), if one can perform upavasa without water one is performing a great feat. One may take only caranamrta and acamana water. [...]

Mohini Ekadasi

May 23rd, 2021|

Mohini Ekadasi Sri Yudhisthira Maharaja said, "Oh Janardana, what is the name of the Ekadasi that occurs during the light fortnight (sukla paksha) of the month of Vaisakha (April-May) [...]

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Amalaki Ekadasi

March 25th, 2021|

Amalaki Ekadasi Glories of Amalaki Ekadasi King Mandhata once said to Vasishtha Muni, “O great sage, kindly be merciful to me and tell me of a holy fast that [...]

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Putrada Ekadasi

January 24th, 2021|

Putrada Ekadasi Putrada Ekadasi (Pausha-shukla Ekaadasi) The pious and saintly Yudhisthira Maharaj said, "Oh Lord, You have so nicely explained to us the wonderful glories of the Saphalaa [...]

Mokshada Ekadasi

December 25th, 2020|

Mokshada Ekadasi The Ancient History of Mokshada Ekadasi from Brahmanda Purana: Yudhishthira Maharaj said, "O Vishnu, master of all, O delight of the three worlds, O Lord of the entire [...]

Recipes

Whole wheat vareniki

November 30th, 2021|

Whole wheat vareniki with two kind of fillings Vareniki (varenyky) is a dish popular in some of the Eastern European countries. It is a kind of dumplings that are [...]

Pea Kachoris

November 12th, 2021|

Pea Kachoris Pea Kachoris Recipe by Yamuna Devi, from Lord Krishna’s Cuisine Ingredients: 2 cups (235 grm) unbleached white flour 1 teaspoon salt (5ml) 1/8 teaspoon sugar (0.5) 4 [...]

Basmati and Mixed Vegetable Kitchari

November 2nd, 2021|

Basmati and Mixed Vegetable Kitchari yields: 6-8 servings Cook: Pishima Kitchari is not only delicious but it’s also very healthy. The protein in split mung is combined with rice [...]

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Coconut Sheera

September 17th, 2021|

A dessert made of coconut milk Cooking Time :   60 mins. Preparation Time :   5 mins. Serves/Makes :  Serves 4. Ingredients  2 1/2 cups coconut cream 1 litre full [...]

Low-calorie homemade ice-cream

August 18th, 2021|

Low-calorie homemade ice-cream This is a recipe for ice-cream which is extremely easy to make and low in calories, because it is made from milk, not cream. It is [...]

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Syrniki pancakes

July 20th, 2021|

Syrniki pancakes Syrniki are slightly sweetened, cheesy pancakes made from drained Farmer's cheese. They are very rich in protein and best served for breakfast or as a dessert. Ingredients (for [...]

Homemade mini tarts with strawberries

June 21st, 2021|

Homemade mini tarts with strawberries Homemade mini tarts with strawberries   Ingredients for the dough: 150 g flour 100 g butter 50 g sugar a pinch of salt   [...]

Homemade Cheese Pie

May 23rd, 2021|

Food for Life For a 30 cm pie you will need the following ingredients: For the dough Whole wheat flour - 200 gr Liquid (water, water/milk 50/50%, buttermilk, whey) [...]

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Russian cheesecake bites in carob coating

October 25th, 2020|

Russian cheesecake bites in carob coating Filling (for about 20 bites): 150 gram butter 250 gram sugar 900 gram dry farmer’s cheese (tvorog) 1.5 gram vanillin Coating: [...]