Posts Tagged by Blogging Marathon

Amritsari Fish from Punjab

Amritsari Fish Fry, Blogging Marathon, Punjabi Cuisine

Punjab is the northwest state of India. It shares a border with Punjab Province of Pakistan to the west. It shares borders with Indian states of Haryana to the south & southeast, Rajasthan to the southwest, Himachal Pradesh to the east and Jammu Kashmir to the north. Punjab shares the capital city of Chandigarh with […] more

Kadugu Yerra from Pondicherry

Coconut Mustard Shrimp, Mustard Shrimp, Mustard Prawn Curry, Blogging Marathon, Pondicherry Food,

The union territory of Puducherry consists of four small unconnected districts: Pondicherry, Karaikal and Yanam on the Bay of Bengal and Mahé on the Arabian Sea. Pondicherry and Karaikal have the largest areas and population, both as part of Tamil Nadu. Yanam and Mahé are enclaves of Andhra and Kerala respectively. The union territory of […] more

Aloo Potala Rasa ~ Potato Pointed Gourd Curry – Odisha

Alu Potala Rasa, Potato Pointed Gourd Curry, Blogging Marathon, Oriya Cuisine

After four days in the northeast, we travel to the east to another historical and cultural state of Odisha, formerly known as Orissa. The state borders West Bengal, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and Bay of Bengal on the east. The state in ancient times was the kingdom of Kalinga and Cuttack was the capital for […] more

Liver Galangal Leaves Chutney & Fish Chutney from Nagaland

Nagaland food, Blogging Marathon,

Nagaland is the northeastern state of India, bordering Assam to the west and north, Arunachal Pradesh and part of Assam in the north, Burma (Myanmar) to the east and Manipur to the south. Kohima is the capital city of the state. Agriculture is the main occupation and, rice, corn, millets, pulses and tobacco are the […] more

Misa Mach Poora (Grilled Shrimp) from Mizoram

Grilled shrimp, Northeastern Indian Cuisine, Northeast India Cuisine, Mizo Cuisine, Blogging Marathon

Mizoram is one of the seven Northeastern sister states sharing a border with Assam, Manipur, Tripura and an international border with Bangladesh and Burma. Mizoram means “land of the hill people”, mi means people, zo means hill and ram means country. Aizawl is the capital city and people of Mizoram are called the Mizos and […] more

Tungtap (Fish Chutney) & Jadoh (Flavored Rice) from Meghalaya

Pork Rice, Blogging Marathon, Northeast Indian Cuisine, Cuisine of Meghalaya, Blogging Marathon

Meghalaya is another northeastern sister state bordering Assam to the north and Bangladesh to the south. Megha in Sanskrit is cloud and Meghalaya means an abode of clouds. Shillong is the capital and which is known as Scotland of the east. Majority of the population is tribal. The three main tribes in the state are […] more

Ngaa Atoiba Thongba ~ Fish Stew from Manipur

Manipur fish curry, Blogging marathon, manipuri cuisine

Manipur is one of the northeastern states and its capital is Impal. The state borders Nagaland on the north, Assam on the west, Mizoram on the south and Burma on the west. Meetei is the ethnic group in Manipur, form the majority of the population and live in the valley region. Meetei people are of […] more

Sabudana Vada from Maharashtra

Blogging Marathon, Marathi cuisine , Tapioca fritters

Maharashtra is one of the western states of India with a long coastal line. The state borders Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Goa and the Arabian Sea. All these bordering states influence the cuisine of the state. Bombay/Mumbai is the capital city of the state, largest city in the country and also the […] more

Bhutte ka Kees from Madhya Pradesh

Crushed and sauteed corn, Madhya Pradesh Cuisine, Indore Food, Blogging Marathon

Madhya Pradesh is the central state of India. Madhya means center. The state is surrounded by Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan. The state has the largest tribal population which is cut off from the mainstream and is one of least developed states. Bhopal is the state capital, Gwalior is a historical city and, […] more

Kerala Fish Curry

Blogging Marathon, Spicy Kerala Fish Curry, Bronzini Curry

Kerala is one the Southern states of India on the west coast. The state borders Karnataka to the north and north east, Tamil Nadu to the east and south, Lakshadweep Sea to the west. This state was a prominent spice exporter in ancient times and has been international trade center. It produces 97% of nation’s […] more