7 Ideas to make this Ganesh Chaturthi memorable for your kids!

7 Ideas to make this Ganesh Chaturthi memorable for your kids!

Ganesh Chaturthi is just round the corner and this is the right time to involve your child in the celebrations and teach her festive values, here are a few ideas to make this Ganesh Chaturthi an unforgettable experience for your little ones.

Read More

8 online sites to buy eco-friendly Ganesha Idols

8 online sites to buy eco-friendly Ganesha Idols

There are many non-polluting and eco-friendly Ganesha idols available online, on street sides and in stores. While the beauty of a simple earthen idol is unmatched, there are idols that use safe colors and others that contain seeds that will grow into plants or become food for birds and fish. Choosing an eco-friendly idol is the safe, responsible choice so that your celebrations do not pollute the soil and water of the earth. Where to…

Read More

How to celebrate an Eco-friendly Ganesha Chathurthi

How to celebrate an Eco-friendly Ganesha Chathurthi

Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most celebrated festivals in India. The 10-day long celebration includes decorating Ganesha idols at home, making and enjoying mouth-watering delicacies, music, lights, and finally, the immersion of the idol on the last day. But amidst the celebrations, we don’t realize how the things we do as part of the festivities are harming our environment. This year, let us get eco-conscious! Here are some simple ways in which you can celebrate…

Read More

Upcycle Ganesha – 7 DIY Art and Craft Ideas

Upcycle Ganesha  – 7 DIY Art and Craft Ideas

This Ganesh Chaturthi, bring out your creative side with ways to decorate pandals or even innovative ways and means to showcase Ganesha. These Ganesha’s are not only easy to do but are easy on the pocket and on the environment too! Here are 7 Ideas to make an upcycled Ganesha Art and Crafts. 7 Ideas to make an upcycled Ganesha Art and Crafts Newspaper Turn your newspapers into a beautiful Ganesha with this idea. Soap Fragrant Ganesha!!…

Read More

Green Ganesha – 10 Ideas to DIY with Eco-friendly Materials

Green Ganesha – 10 Ideas to DIY with Eco-friendly Materials

Ganesha Chathurthi Ganesha Chaturthi is here and the excitement is visible! Indians celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with great fervor and delight. We bring Ganpati to our homes. Usually, these idols are made of POP and pose a threat to the environment. They cause lots of pollution and contaminate our water bodies. This year, let us do our bit to preserve and protect our environment by making Ganesha idols at home with eco-friendly and easily available materials. Here…

Read More

5 Gorgeous DIY Paper Quilling Ganesha

5 Gorgeous DIY Paper Quilling Ganesha

Gorgeous DIY Paper Quilling Ganesha Love paper-quilling? Don’t know quilling? No worries. You can try and learn quilling a Ganesha this Ganesha Habba with these creative ideas! 3D Quilling Ganesha This is one stunning quilled Ganesha! Would anyone believe it is just paper??? One more 3D Quilling Ganesha Yet another quilling Ganesha Simple 3D Quilling Ganesha This is a simple DIY, ideal for even young children. Very simple 2D Quilling Ganesha A very easy quilling idea for…

Read More

6 Ideas for DIY Ganesha with Paper

6 Ideas for DIY Ganesha with Paper

DIY Paper-Crafts Ganesha – Make your own! Here are 6 ideas to make a Ganesha with paper. These are so easy and simple! Children will love to make these! Origami Ganesha (Very Simple) A very very simple paper folding Ganesha – ideal for even toddlers. A craft paper and pen is all you need to do this! Origami Ganesha What a marvelous and creative way to fold paper into Ganesha! 3D Paper Craft An amazing way…

Read More

Ways to involve your child in Krishna Janmashtami celebrations

Ways to involve your child in Krishna Janmashtami celebrations

Family, Culture, and Celebrations Raising a child far away from home, I’m always wondering how to incorporate more cultural learning into my daughter’s life. To me, culture involves a number of things. It involves food, language, festivals, clothes, habits and more. We can imbibe much of our culture in our day to day life, by introducing old family recipes to our young ones and speaking in our mother-tongue. We can involve them in daily poojas…

Read More

3 easy DIY Ideas to celebrate Janmashtami with kids

3 easy DIY Ideas to celebrate Janmashtami with kids

Janmashtami – The Birth of Krishna On a dark stormy night, in the jail of Mathura, to the blast of lightning, little Natkhat Bal Gopal was born. Janmashtami is celebrated with great pomp and show all over India to mark the birth of Nanhe Krishna and to brood over the mischief and fun! Kids love it the most due to Dahi Handi festival where people form a human tower to break the handi pot full…

Read More

Holi Hai – 5 Books about Holi that you must read!!

Holi Hai – 5 Books about Holi that you must read!!

Known as the festival of colors, Holi is celebrated on the last full moon in the lunar month of Phalguna. This ancient tradition marks the end of winter and honors the triumph of good over evil. Celebrants light bonfires, throw colorful powder called gulal, eat sweets, and dance to traditional music. Watch this video about the Story of Holi. Or read from one of these books about Holi.

Read More
1 2