Thursday, August 30, 2012

Weekend Dhamaka In Bangalore

Dinner With Saurav Ganguly

Saurav Ganguly
Date: 2nd Sep 2012
Time:7:30 pm
Venue: Le Meridien Hotel, No 28, Sankey Road, Bangalore

Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI*) the sporting arm of Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled, invites you to join Saurav Ganguly, dashing opener, all-rounder, captain, commentator, coach and now....Brand Ambassador for the T-20 World Cup Cricket for the Blind To unveil the T-20 World Cup Mascot on Sunday 2nd September-2012.

You will receive a special T-20 World Cup Cricket for the Blind T-Shirt before this event. We request you to wear this T-Shirt for this event as a show of your support. 

You will have the opportunity to exchange a few words, get an autographed bat and have dinner with Saurav Ganguly.

Zubeen Garg – Live In Bangalore

Zubeen Garg – Live
Date: 1st and 2nd Sep 2012
Time: 7:00 pm pm
Venue:Phoenix Market City, Mahadevpura, Whitefield Road

Kicking off India in Concert on 1st and 2nd Sept as Showcase Concert will be the one and only Zubin Garg. Zubeen Garg who is Bollywood MUSIC SUPER STAR from North East in Concert Live.Zubeen Garg is the uncrowned Prince of North East with over 12,000 Released Songs as a singer and also as a Music Composer / Producer and with over 50 Bollywood Hits including recent hit from movie Dum Maro Dum. Don't miss to visit...

Book now your Ticket before sold out. For booking assistance call...Ahmed..9986984878/ 080-41613766

Bengaluru International Arts Festival 2012

International Arts Festival 2012
Date: 31st August to 16th September 2012
Time: Daily
Venue: Chowdiah Memorial Hall

Win Free pass for Korn Live

Korn Live in Bangalore
Date: 9th Sep 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Clarks Exotica, Swiss Town, Sadahalli

Mooz Entertainment presents Grammy award winning Metal Band Korn in India.

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'The Path Of Totality' incorporates Dubstep and Drum and Bass, Known for electrifying vocals, deep bass riffs and monster drums, the band that is a 'headbanger's dream', is now coming to India.We have an exciting line-up to amaze and enthrall you...


Visit Biryani And Beer Fest @ Kahwa

Biryani And Beer Fest
Date: 8th Aug To  31st Aug 2012
Time: 10:30 PM
Venue: The Zuri Whitefield, ITPL Road

Now there is one more reason to log out faster from work! A sumptuous beer and biryani binge awaits you all seven days of the week at Kahwa, The Zuri (One of the best Restaurant in Bangalore) Whitefield’s multi-cuisine restaurant. Say bye to your workdesks with glee as you head to Kahwa to relax with a pint of beer and indulge in delicious biryani. And that’s not all, you have a lavish spread of veg and non-veg biryani complete with daals, curries, salads and saalans. So make your weekdays simply about walking out of office and into Kahwa because the binge is open for you from 10.30 pm right up till midnight, every night! It’s a treat you give yourself at the end of a hard day’s work, and you deserve one!

Enjoy this biryani and beer fest.

DJ and Knight Party @ Turquoise

DJ and Knight Party
Date: 1st Sep 2012
Time: 03:00 PM
Venue: Turquoise Lounge & Bar, J.P. Nagar 3rd Phase

Visit Glow Knight Party which is 1st Time in Town, with 5 DJ, VJ, Drummer, B-Boying, Fashion show & Ultimate Muzik On The Floor.

One shoot for galz, Two Drinks on pass and Three Lucky Draws On The Floor.

Why Should Boys Have All The Fun?

Now Ladies Night at Fusion lounge

Ladies Night
Date: 31st Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Fusion lounge, Brigade Road

Sexy 5 - Champagne Showers' - Ladies Nite! Come n a Group of 5 or more Girls n get a Bottle of Champagne! Get Free Alcohol n Win Loads Of Goodies! Sizzling Hip-Hop Only.

New flavor of Ice Cold Beverages

 Ice Cold Beverages
Date: 31st Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: All Cafe Coffee Day Outlets

Cafe Coffee Day (CCD), the pioneers of the coffee cafe culture in India, has launched a sparkling new range of ice cold beverages. The iced teas launched are known as 'Frosteas' and there is the energizing range of 'Lemonades'. The range will be available at all CCD outlets

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Monday, August 27, 2012

Food, Festivals, Concerts, Play, nightlife in Delhi At Weekend

Udit Narayan- Live in Concert

Date: 2nd Sep 2012
Time: 6:30 pm
Venue: Siri Fort Auditorium, August Kranti Marg, Delhi

Udit Narayan is one of the most popular singers of the Hindi film industry. This multi talented playback singer has sung in numerous films and in many different languages. He used to sing Maithili, Nepali and Bhojpuri songs during the 1970's. By the end of the 70's he moved to Bombay to pursue music under scholarship. The actual success story of his career began in 1988 when Anand-Milind gave him the opportunity to sing all the songs for the successful Bollywood movie Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, earning him a Film fare Award.

Theatre Festival 2012

Date: 1st Sep To 7th Oct 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Akshara Theatre, Baba Kharag Singh Marg, Delhi (NCR)

Visit the most awaiting theatre festival 2012 at Akshra Theatre.

Weekend Live in Concert By

Date: 7th Sep 2012
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: GNPS Ground, Behind Central Market, Punjabi Bagh, New Delhi

After record-breaking success of Jatt & Juliet, Diljit Dosanjh Now going to perform live in Concert in Delhi with Special Performance by Garry Sandhu. Diljit Singh Dosanjh is a Punjabi Singer and Actor. He started singing professional in his late teens and has given several hits.The first album sets the path of success for Diljit and his album became superhit. He set the new trend of dancing numbers with his singing. This was the beginning of giving hits by 'Diljit'. The Name 'Dancing Machine' is given by fans because of his electrifying singing and dancing. He can be seen full of energy in his dancing tracks which makes the feet tap of the people who are unfamiliar with dancing.

Delhi Dosa Festival

Date: 13th Aug To 28th Aug 2012
Time: Daily
Venue: Vaango restaurant

Restaurants in Delhi are always creative to attract their customers. Come and taste more than 20 varieties of Dosa in a multitude of delicious flavours, shapes and fillings at Vaango restaurant. Varieties on offerare Signature Gunpowder Plain Dosa, Signature Gunpowder Masala Dosa, Honey and Cucumber Dosa, Wheat and Coconut Dosa, Wheat and Coconut Masala Dosa, Paneer Dosa, Plain Cheese Dosa, Mysore Plain Dosa, Masala Dosa, Butter Plain Dosa, Onion Masala Dosa, Ghee Roast Dosa, Mysore Masala Dosa, Butter Masala Dosa, Ghee Roast Masala Dosa, Rava Plain Dosa, Rava Masala Dosa, Onion Rava Masala Dosa, Rava Butter Plain Dosa and & Rava Butter Masala Dosa. 

Come, Participate & be Winner of Voice of Delhi

Date: 29 and 30th August 2012
Time: Daily 10 Am
Venue: Narayan Dutt Tiwari Auditorium, Deen Dayal Upadhya Marg, New Delhi

Voice of Delhi/NCR will go through four rounds. The first one would be the audience round. The entry Form for the Audition can be filled online on the website via internet. Audition Forms may be collected from our authorized centers. The Auditions for Voice of Delhi/NCR will be conducted in Delhi and NCR. Visit to download Audition Form

Special Sea Food Gourmet At Royal China

Date: Upto 5th Sep 2012
Time: 12:30 PM
Venue: Royal China, Eros Corporate Tower, Delhi (NCR)

Entice your taste buds with Sea food gourmet @ Royal China, the authentic Chinese Cuisine restaurant. The lavish meal menu includes dishes like Baked flaming prawns in superior sauce, Mixed seafood in taro nest, Royal China Fish/ steamed fish, Stir-fried seasonal vegetables, Fukien Rice / Fried Rice and Dessert like Toffee Banana with Ice Cream to name of few...

Thumri Festival 2012

Date: 27th Aug To 29th Aug 2012
Time: 6:30 pm, Daily
Venue: Kamani Auditorium, Copernicus Marg, Delhi

Thumri is arguably the most sensuous and romantic genre of Hindustani Classical music, marked by Madhurya Guna-Sweetness, delicacy and grace. It is a form that soars beyond rules and grammar taking one to the realm of pure lyricism and pure love. Read more...

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Sunday, August 26, 2012

Onam Photos

Welcome to all on the eve of Onam 2012. On this auspicious festival find some Onam photos and share it with nearer and dearer ones...

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Wish Many Happy Returns On Onam 2012

Friday, August 24, 2012

What do you like to watch at this weekend in Bangalore?

In the silicon city Bangalore events and entertainment keeps busy to techie guys. The most  entertaining events are live music, play, live show, food festivals etc. Let's find some  best events in Bangalore to visit at this week end.

Avial & Galeej Gurus Live

Date: 25th Aug 2012
Time: 6:30 pm
Venue: St. Johns Medical College Lawn, Koramangala

The traditional curtain call: the mind blowing final act of Autumn Muse (St' Johns medical college fest) that pulls to a close the muse phenomenon: MUSE ROCK !! an electrifying night that promises scintillating music, sumptuous food and awe inspiring environment.
After over nine years of touring and performing, the Galeej Gurus are working towards the release of their debut album in 2010, they have opened for legendary rockers such as MR. BIG & Deep Purple.

Super Musical Journey By Balasubramanyam

Date: 25th Aug 2012
Time: 6:00 pm
Venue: Tripura Vasini Palace Grounds Near Mekhri Circle Bangalore

An absolutely entertaining evening for a cause!
Be there for a magical experience – SPB Live in concert. Apart from Padma Bhushan S. P. Balasubramanyam, the performing artists include Manjula Gururaj, L.R. Eshwari and Nanditha.Other celebrity guests include Rebel star Ambirish, Crazy Star Ravichandran, Ramesh Arvind, Srinath, Dwarakish, Hatrick Hero Shivarajkumar and Navarasa Nayaka Jaggesh.

Live -  Ankytrixx.

Date: 26th Aug 2012
Time: 4:00 pm
Venue: Allied Grande Plaza, Magrath Road,

Ankytrixx is an Indian Electronica DJ and producer. Currently ranked No.1 in India for Electronic Music on the VH1 My FavDj Poll, he is a stalwart in the scene who started DJ'ing 12 years ago. From being a respected voice whom the audience turn to for their musical education, to his own evolution and adaptation as an artist in the scene, Ankytrixx truly represents the sound of Indian EDM.

Yummy International Ice Cream Fest 

Date: Upto 26th Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Mama Mia Store – Koramangala

Remaining True To It's Mantra Of 'innovation & Creativity', Chefs At Mama Mia! Are Whipping Up Some Truly Funky And 'off-Beat' Ice-Cream Flavors From Around The World. 
Here find A Preview Of Some Of The Popular Creations...

Mouth watering Chat Buffet

Date: Upto 31st Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Adarsh Hamilton, Langford Road, Richmond Town

Enjoy the unique concept brings together mouth watering chaat from across the country.
As Master Chef, especially brought on the menu are lip smacking preparation like paalak papri chaat, raj kachori chaat, tamater ki chaat, aloo tokri chaat, ghooghni chaat, fried idli chaat, hara moong chilla chaat, masala dhokla chaat, samosa chaat, aloo tikki chaat & many more creative chaats. Don't miss to taste it...

Play Of the Week

Date: 24th Aug  To 25th Aug 2012
Time: 07:00 PM
Venue: Ranga Shankara, 8th Cross II Phase J P Nagar 

The one-act one-performer play tells the story of Manjula Nayak, a professor of English literature who has been an unsuccessful writer in Kannada. She finds international acclaim when she writes a novel in English, which becomes a bestseller. 

Goa Carnival Nights

Date: 25th Aug 2012
Time: 09:00 PM
Venue: Opus, 4 Palace Cross Road, Sankey Road, Vasanth Nagar

Kingfisher Ultra presents Goa Carnival Nights ft Tidal Wave(Goa), Goan, Party, Club hits, Dance. Tidal Wave band has performed at most of the Mega events in Goa. The band opened for the Colonial cousins live concert and have also played for most of the major dances in the state. Tidal Wave has also had the opportunity to play at Mumbai, Bangalore and Pune and at present are the in house band at the TAJ FORT AGUADA BEACH RESORT. 

Ladies Nite in Bangalore

Date: Upto 31st Aug2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Fusion lounge, Brigade Road

Watch out most exiting events ladies night in Bangalore. Sexy 5 - Champagne Showers' - Ladies Nite! Come n a Group of 5 or more Girls n get a Bottle of Champagne! Get Free Alcohol n Win Loads Of Goodies! Sizzling Hip-Hop Only.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Where To Have Onam Sadya | Bangalore | Chennai | Hyderabad | Thiruvananthapuram

Onam 2012

Onam 2012 Photo
Onam is South India's grand festival specifically celebrated by malayalis. As per Malayalam Calendar it is celebrated in the beginning of Malayalam Calendar (Kolla Varsham) called ‘Chingam’ which falls in the month of August-September according to Gregorian calendar. Onam festival 2012 falls on 29th August (Wednesday) which will celebrate over 10 days. Grand celebration happens at the end of 10th days called as 'Thiruvonam'. Popularly Onam is known as harvest festival.

Onam significance, Celebration and Maveli

Maveli photo
Onam festival celebrated with the honor of King Mahabali with a great spirit and lot of fun. There is a great story behind this celebration. The King Mahabali (Maveli) was very popular, powerful, generous but he was belonged to the Asura(demon) dynasty and at the same time he was a great worshiper of Lord Vishnu. To curb the growing reign of Mahabali and maintain their own supremacy, Aditi, the mother of Gods seeked help of Lord Vishnu.

Baman and Bali
To protect the complete world Lord Vishnu taken Vaman (dwarf ) avatar and asked 3 steps land to king Bali. To keep his promise king Bali shows his head for the 3rd step of Lord Vishnu who had came in the shape of Brahmin placed his foot on the head of the King, which pushed him to patala, the nether world. King Bali was much attached with his Kingdom and requested Lord Vishnu allowed to visit Kerala once in a year. This great nobility been granted by Vishnu and blessed even after losing all his worldly possessions, the King would always be loved by Lord Vishnu and his people. So this welcoming day is celebrated as ONAM

Onam celebration 2012
During this celebration people sings Onam songs, dance, organize different games and fairs.Two major part of the festival are onam sadhya and onam pookalam. Onam sadhya means great feast served during festival which consists of different delicious recipes. Especially Onam Sadhya is the typical 9-course vegetarian meal served during this festival in every home. Onam Poklam means decoration of fresh flower in front of every home during this festive session. 

Onam sadhya Dishes 

Onam sadhya
During Onam festival the fest called Onam sadhya is served with delicious cuisines.These specific recipes served in banana leafs in every Malayali households.Those popular recipes are Parippu curry, Paayasam, Sambar, Avial, Olan, Kaalan, Koottukari, Thoran, Kichadi, Pachadi, Rasam, Palada pradhaman. 

Onam sadhya Events

Now days onam sadya is widely available in Restaurants. Restaurants in different cities organizing Onam food festival and special Onam cuisine during festive days. Let's find some Onam special cuisines in different cities. 

Onam Feast In Bangalore Restaurants

Paul restaurant in Domlur
Date: 28th Aug To 30th 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: The Paul, Domlur, Bangalore

The Paul restaurant in Domlur brings signature flavors from the traditional cookbooks of Kerala. While exotic non vegetarian favorites adorn the buffet tables, the Ela Sadhya, a grand vegetarian spread, awaits you on Thiruvonam day. This Onam Promises to take a tasteful Swing at the Paul Bangalore.

Onam Special Lunch buffet At The Park

 The Park restaurant
Date: 29th Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue:The Park restaurant, 14/7, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Bangalore

On the eve of Onam festival 2012 The Park restaurant organizes special Onam lunch buffet. Don't miss these special Onam sadhya Dishes.

Onam Ela Sadhya- Food Festival in Chennai

Onam Ela Sadhya
Date: 20th Aug To 2nd Sep 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Ente Keralam- Anna Nagar, Poes Garden & MRC Nagar

Ente Keralam is hosting a special ‘Onam Ela Sadhya’ at its restaurants in Poes Garden, Anna Nagar and MRC Nagar to celebrate the feast of Onam. The unique Ela Sadhya is a ‘pure vegetarian’ meal that consists of traditional delicacies served on a banana leaf. It is the highlight of the restaurant’s lunch menu, in addition to the regular menu.

Pon Onam At Le Royal Meridien

Le Royal Meridien
Date: 27th Aug To 29th Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Le Royal Meridien, GST Road, St Thomas Mount,Chennai

Le Royal Meridien brings Pon Onam Special Onam Food. Reminisce the story of a Great King, as you savor every bit of freshness and prosperity through our exclusive spread of Onam Sadhya.

Onam Sadhya at Garden cafe

Onam Sadhya at Garden cafe
Date: 27th Aug To 29th Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Radisson Blu GRT Hotels, 531 GST Road, St Thomas Mount

Get Ready to celebrate Onam and indulge in special prepared Onam Sadhya at Garden Cafe. It will feature specialities of Kerala such as kaalan, olan, avial, erussery, injipuli, injithairu, Mambazhapradhaman, Sharkkara Payasam, Avval Payasam and much more....

Kerala Onam Food Fest In Hyderabad

Onam Kerala Food
Date: 17th Aug To 26th Aug 2012
Time: All Day
Venue: Utupura Restaurant, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad

Utupura Restaurant in Hyderabad brings to you Kerala Food Festival on a la carte menu. Presenting a variety of traditional dishes from different parts of Kerala as Utupura celebrates its second anniversary on the eve of Onam.

Kerala served on a Platter

Kerala served on a Platter
Date: 24th Aug To 2nd Sep 2012
Time: 7PM
Venue: Promenade, Aditya Park Inn Aditya Trade Centre, Ameerpet

Promenade restaurant in Aditya Park will be organizing 'Kerala served on a Platter' a special food festival to celebrate Onam (the harvest festival). The specially designed food festival will offer an array of mouth watering authentic dishes. Kerala food festival promises to provide everyone an opportunity to enjoy the festivities and rejoice the bounty of nature with popular & authentic Onam dishes.

Onam Sadhya At Dakshin Coastal, Mumbai

Date: 29th August 2012
Time: All Day(Lunch: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM & Dinner:7:00 PM - 11:45 PM)
Venue: Dakshin at ITC Maratha, Mumbai

Dakshin Coastal at ITC Maratha, in continuing with its tradition of showcasing the rich culinary legacies of the southern states of India will host 'Onam Sadhya', the grand Onam feast. Onam marks the onset of the harvest season in Kerala and has celebrations centered around dance, boat races and of course food. The restaurant will feature a traditional Onam lunch and dinner.

Apart from these you can find more Onam events and information on Onam festival celebration if you will visit 
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Friday, August 17, 2012


Eid is commonly known as Muslims festival. Muslims believe that they are commanded by God, as mentioned in the Qur'an, to continue their fast until the last day of Ramadan and pay the Zakat and fitra before doing the Eid prayer.
eid salah
After a month long fasting this is time to celebrate. EID 2012 falls on 19th August (Sunday) as per Islamic Lunar calendar.
SAlam Eid
 India is going to celebrate 2012 Eid with a great spirit. On this occasion you can find different functions events in different parts of country. Visit at weekend and celebrate Eid 2012.

Ramzan Food

Yummy food on Eid
It's the time for fasting but also for feasting, and not just for devout Muslims observing the 30-day roza. For foodies all over, Ramzan is the time to soak in the Eid spirit and what better place than the historic walled city of the national capital with the majestic Jama Masjid looming in the backdrop.

eid food photo

"Everyone wants to look their best on Eid. So, it's an arduous job of finding that perfect attire or a sandal that stands out,"
Special Delicacies on Eid

Ramadan Special Delicacies:


Eid foodTo celebrate Eid with Great Spirit good food works like a catalyst.  Every home special cuisine prepared on this special occasion. Find some recipe of Ramadan Special Delicacies you can prepared at your home on this festival.

Eid Ka Kheer

Kheer on Eid

Eid shopping in Hyderabad

bangles for eidAre you in Hyderabad or visiting to meet friend in Hyderabad? As everybody knows Old Hyderabad never sleeps for Eid shopping. During Ramzan, shopping for Eid in the walled quarter of Hyderabad does not end with the night. In fact, it picks up at night with the centuries-old markets doing business round-the-clock.

special kheer for Eid

The Eid shopping is the climax of unprecedented month-long economic activity. With Muslims accounting for 40 percent of the city's seven million population, every commodity associated with the festivities opens up huge business opportunities.

Eid milan

Eid milan

Prayer on Eid

Eid Prayer

Eid Prayer

Eid Prayer

Eid dua

Eid dua

Eid Mubarak Eid

Happy EID 2012

Eid Mubarak Eid