Tag: Diwali

Product Launch: Diah, a modern mini-light that can be used many ways!

It’s not often that you come across lightweight, functional lighting that is easy on the eyes. Diah, designed by Mana, has a beautiful minimalist design and will look good in any decor setting, both indoor and outdoor. Diah launches today, and I happy to be the proud owner of a […]

 

Festive Decor: DIY Aakhash Kandil/ Paper Lantern

We have an avid DIYer guest posting for us today. Angela Jose is a very creative person, and I am delighted that she agreed to share her DIY lantern tutorial on The Keybunch! Over to Angela who will guide you through the process herself! ————————————————————————————————————- It is the festive season […]

 

{How do you Celebrate Diwali?} Snapshots of two households Down South

Aarthi Anand from Chennai and Rama Ananth from Bengaluru have sent in some stunning images of their Deepawali celebrations. Aarthi Anand is a blogger and her Diwalis are always traditional. Aathi Anand’s living room Says Aarthi,”Tamilians celebrate Diwali early in the morning, after the ritualistic oil massage-bath, after which we wear […]

 

{How do you Celebrate Diwali?} Festivities at the Kalsia-Pemberton mixed-race household, Delhi

Christine Pemberton is a blogger from New Delhi. Her inter-faith, inter-cultural, mixed race marriage ensures that her family has the best of both worlds. When I asked Christine to contribute to my “How do I celebrate Diwali” series she was most gracious, and sent me a lovely writeup and pics. […]

 

{How do you Celebrate Diwali?} Rajasthani Traditions at the Verma home in Jodhpur

Manisha, Vijay and Tanmay have spent all their Diwalis overseas. 2014 is special to them, because it’s their first Diwali in India. Manisha got in touch with me with photographs of their Diwalis past for our “How do you celebrate Diwali” event, and I must say they are lovely!! Says […]

 

{How do you Celebrate Diwali?} Bengali traditions at the Chowdhury home, Bengaluru

Namaste! Have you started decking up your home? Are you busy with your mitai and farsan preparations? If not, this new series on our blog is sure to get you going, and put you in the festive mood!I am pleased to kick off the “How do you celebrate Diwali?” series […]

 

‘Meenakshi’s Lamp’ by Sudha Ganapathi {Diwali Special}

Sudha Ganapathi is based in Mumbai and her blog My Favourite Things talk about travel, books and music. Her true story titled “Meenakshi’s Lamp” was recently featured on the Deccan Chronicle. I loved it so much that I requested her to share an excerpt on The Keybunch as our Diwali […]