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Fasting Recipes: Farali Special Recipes for Fast

With usual farali ingredients such as sabudana, moriya, and rajigra make delicious farali dishes like dosa, dahiwada, frankie, papadi chat etc.

India is religious country where people do fasting to show their respect and honor towards God, during the festival time. It is people’s devotion and way to express their joy in religious way. While fasting, you are allowed to eat some of the food items like dishes made up with water chestnut flour, rajigra flour, sabudana, potatoes, etc. With limitation that you have to use for making any dish, you feel bored due to limited dishes that you can eat while fasting. If you do not like to eat your usual fast food items and want to try different farali recipes that satisfy your taste buds with easy continuing of fast, then we are sharing here some of the delicious farali dishes to make your fast more tasty!

Fasting Recipes

(1) Farali Frankie:

Ingredients:

For rotis: 1 cup water chestnut flour (shinghada flour), 1 cup rajigra flour, Salt to taste – sindhav, 1 tea spoon oil

For petty: 3 boiled potatoes, 1/2 cup fresh crumbled paneer, 1 table spoon finely chopped green chillies, 1/4 tea spoon crushed ginger, Salt, 1 table spoon coriander leaves, 1 tea spoon red chilli powder, Juice of 1 lemon, 1 table spoon sugar, 1 table spoon roasted sesame seeds, Ara-root or Paniphal flour, 1 table spoon chaat masala, Butter, Oil for frying. Read the rest of this entry »


How to Cure late night party Hangover Fast and Naturally?

In today’s modern society, late night parties are the latest fashion among the youth. This lifestyle is particularly followed by the college students and young couples. Late night parties are often accompanied by lots of drinking and eating. Parties, beer and vodka sound good at the time but you have to pay heavy price of an unbearable hangover, in the next morning. Hangovers symptoms include splitting headache, dehydration, dizziness, nausea, intestinal upset, fatigue, thirst, sensitivity to light and sound, frustration & short temper as well as aches in the muscles and joints. The only thing that can prevent hangover is to avoid alcohol or drink in moderation, however there are remedies to relieve symptoms of hangover after last night’s huge party. Instead of using different hangover medicines, you should try natural ways to cure it. Here are some easy and effective natural ways to cure late night party hangover.

How to Cure late night party Hangover Fast Naturally?

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Natural Hangover Cures

1. Bananas

You should consume bananas before going out for a night party and after wake up in the morning. Bananas contain potassium, magnesium, fructose and carbohydrates in high amount. Bananas quickly replace the lost potassium and fructose due to heavy drinking. Potassium also helps you to get relief from muscle cramps and muscle discomfort. Magnesium calms the pounding blood vessels that cause hangover headache. Bananas are also great source of Vitamin B6 which helps to decrease hangover symptoms. You can also drink a banana milkshake with honey. Honey helps to increase the exhausted blood sugar levels and milk eases the stomach as well as rehydrates the body. Read the rest of this entry »


Ayurveda & Diet Tips to heal wounds quickly and Naturally

We come across to the various types of wounds frequently. When it is a serious one, we rush to the nearest clinic as quickly as possible. Even after returning from there, the wound is given due care and attention too. But many times, the problem arises with smaller and the ignored ones. These wounds or abrasions are often caused while playing, repairing a vehicle or cutting vegetables. Generally, we apply some cream, lotion or ointment on the wound. But is this enough? Sometimes the smaller looking wounds may cause a really big trouble for you and there is also a chance of developing tetanus or some other type of infection. Many times the medicines do not work quickly or they may even cause some side effects. Then what should you do? Do not worry; just go for the ayurvedic treatment. Ayurveda is the traditional Indian way of healing. However, it is no longer confined to India since it has become a global phenomenon. People across the world are getting benefit from this ancient art. The following Ayurveda and Diet Tips may help to heal your wounds in a natural yet fast way.

Ayurveda & Diet Tips to heal wounds quickly and Naturally

1. Cow urine and turmeric

Cow Urine is a natural antibacterial. In Ayurveda, it is known as ‘Sanjivani’. It is an extremely strong medication and most effective in healing all kinds of infections. It is composed of over 20 chemicals including Manganese, Carbolic Acid and Creatinin. These chemicals are Germicidals that stop growth of germs, protects decay due to the wound. Use fresh cow urine to clean the wound and apply turmeric on it. Read the rest of this entry »


How to get glowing skin? Fast and Simple Tips

Consciousness for skin…….well, almost every people in this world is skin conscious because skin reflects the vitality of body. People often desire to have healthy, young and glowing skin with a bright complexion, and for that they do everything, just to protect the skin from the probable harms of the environment. Skin, the largest organ of our body, acts as a canvas for body and so general health of the body is highlighted by skin. It protects human body against the attack of foreign substances and it acts as the transfer point for the discharge of toxins from body, thus skin is precious. So, care and protection of skin is essential and if you have clear & glowing facial skin, then it will add 5 stars to your personality.

How to get glowing skin? Fast and Simple Tips

Your skin is going to be lifeless, dull and aged beyond its years, unless you accept a regular daily habit of fostering your skin; this is the fundamental fact!! People waste large amount of money in beauty parlors and cosmetic products to get glowing skin, instead they can use simple, easy and cost free ways at home to get that skin glow. So, if you want to achieve a bright complexion and a glowing skin easily, then check out some simple ideas provided here and incorporate healthy changes in your daily lifestyle. Read the rest of this entry »


Unhealthy Ways to Lose Weight Fast

Modern life style, junk food, excessive stress and lack of exercise cause obesity in people. In United States, obesity related health problems are getting serious. People through out the world want to lose weight as the obesity rates are increasing. Losing weight is a difficult process as it requires much time and dedication. So people are using unhealthy ways to lose weight fast. Refer the following article to know the unhealthy ways of losing weight and reason why to not use them.

Unhealthy Ways to Lose Weight Fast
As per most recent Health Survey for England (HSE) data, around 1 in 4 adults, and more than 1 in 10 children aged 2-10 are obese. Obesity enhances the risk of type 2 diabetes, cancers, heart and liver disease in addition to many other health problems. For government, reducing obesity is the main concern. For Americans, the federal government released the new dietary guidelines to control the obesity outbreak. The new U.S. dietary guidelines recommend to “make half your plate fruits and vegetables,” take low-fat/skim milk and drink a bottle of water rather than sugary drinks. Read the rest of this entry »


Best Selling Diet Books of 2010

Nowadays, diet books are hot in sale. Over weight people always search best selling diet book to lose weight. Lets check the best selling diet books of 2010.

Diet books give information on the risks related with overweight as well as instructions to cut off extra calories that build up in the body making us overweight and prone to many other health problems. These books are written by leading dieticians and doctors which give healthy substitute of food that are highly fatty and have an effect on overall health. These books are accessible online and through local retailer.

List of Best Selling Diet Books of 2010

Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual

Best Selling Diet Books of 2010
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Vegetarian Thanksgiving Dishes Ideas & Dinner Menu

Traditionally, Thanksgiving dinner includes foods like turkey, ham, and meatballs. However, Thanksgiving is not actually about the specific meal. It is the tradition for get together of the family and relatives. So, planning for vegetarian Thanksgiving is a good idea to make everyone happy. When a person who plans for Thanksgiving dinner is a vegetarian or a meat-eater, it can be difficult task for him/her to find vegetarian thanksgiving recipes and to prepare a delicious Thanksgiving dinner without the meat. However, vegetarian Thanksgiving dinner is easy to plan with the focusing on hearty grains and vegetables.

Generally, the white meat of turkey is believed to be healthier than dark meat due to lower fat content. However, turkey meat cause sleepiness after the Thanksgiving dinner because it contains a component called L-tryptophan which is a sedative in itself. Turkey meat can also be dangerous to health if it is deep fried or unsafely handled with large quantities of hot oil. So, it is better to plan for vegetarian Thanksgiving dinner. Read the rest of this entry »


Dissolve Kidney Stones Fast with Lemon Juice

A kidney stone is a hard and crystalline mineral substance, which formed in kidney or in the urinary tract. Excessive certain substances in urine are able to produce tiny crystals, which turns into stones and becomes a reason for serious health problems. Therefore, there is need to dissolve the kidney stones as fast as possible. There are many ways to dissolve Kidney Stones but is it can be dissolved fast with Lemon Juice that is easy and inexpensive way.

Kidney stones are also referred as renal calculi. Small Kidney stones may not cause of too much pain but a big stone may get jammed in urethra or bladder and may slab the flow of urine and becomes a reason for great pain. Kidney Stones are solid substances thus the person having Kidney stones, may experience blood in the urine, ache in the abdomen, flank, or groin. The word, nephrolithias is used for the situation of having kidney stones. If the stones are observed in any path of urinary tract then it is called urolithiasis. If the stones are placed in the ureters, it is called ureterolithiasis. Read the rest of this entry »


Fast & Easy Creme Fraiche Recipe

Creme fraiche is a thick cream commonly used in French recipes, whether it is sweet or savory. However, you may have to face difficulty to find it in your local grocery store. If you plan on preparing a lot of French cooking, then this creme fraiche recipe is very useful. Also, it is very easy to prepare at home. With a slightly nutty flavor, Creme fraiche is more mild and complex. It has same taste and texture to the sour cream. In this article, you will find how to prepare creme fraiche at home.

When you leave cream for some time, it will eventually become sour and thicken due to the naturally present bacteria within it and this type is the original creme fraiche. It is an ideal ingredient to prepare sauces and gravies as it brings a smooth and velvety texture to it. Also, it supports better to cooking in opposition to curdling. Read the rest of this entry »


Carrot Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins Recipe

Carrot Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins are actually one of the easiest elegant desserts to whip up for someone and mostly people use them as breakfast. Pumpkin cheesecake muffin is simply heaven for those people who love sweet food. It is perfect elegant addition to any holiday dinner table. Nowadays, it is becoming more and more fashionable to be served as an alternative to the standard pumpkin pie. Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffin is a yummy product of the American cuisine.

Carrot Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins Recipe

A pumpkin cheesecake may seem to be a very hard confection to be formed. The time taken from start to finish is the only real difficulty while preparing this. To make pumpkin cheesecake muffin, baking is used as the primary method. You can also use grated carrots to prepare pumpkin cheesecake muffins and your children don’t even notice carrots are there. Read the rest of this entry »