Author Profile - Sanchita Chowdhury

Sanchita Chowdhury previously wrote for Boldsky

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Bengali Fish Curry With Coconut Milk Recipe

Bengali Fish Curry With Coconut Milk Recipe

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Monday, February 02, 2015, 11:38 [IST]
As the saying goes, ‘No one can cook fish like a Bengali’, is true to the word. Bengalis are famous for their love of fish. They can cook one fish in numerous ways and hence, we find the Bengali cuisine full ...
Easy Chicken Manchow Soup Recipe

Easy Chicken Manchow Soup Recipe

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Friday, January 30, 2015, 16:03 [IST]
Soups are a blessing on cold evenings. It provides the much needed warmth, takes off the congestion and of course, keeps our tummy happy. But rushing to restaurants or buying the soup powders, laced with preservatives doesn’t seem like a wise ...
Benefits Of Kundli Matching In Marriage

Benefits Of Kundli Matching In Marriage

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Thursday, January 29, 2015, 03:03 [IST]
In India, love is just not enough for people to get married. There is family, extended family, relatives, neighbours and the most important – horoscopes. Kundli or horoscope forms an important part of Hindu marriage. It is said that if the ...
Tea-Time Snack: Matar Potli Samosa Recipe

Tea-Time Snack: Matar Potli Samosa Recipe

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 16:47 [IST]
Samosas are a hot favourite among Indians. Irrespective of the difference in regions, languages and cuisines, the love for this amazing tea-time snack binds all of us in a thread. There are some lip-smacking versions of samosa. For this one snack, ...
Republic Day 2020: 15 Special Recipes That You Can Try At Home

Republic Day 2020: 15 Special Recipes That You Can Try At Home

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Monday, January 26, 2015, 12:44 [IST]
Despite having a diverse culture, we Indians take a lot of pride in saying that this nation is united. The diversity doesn't get reflected in the form of language, looks or clothes; but it applies for cuisines as well. The ...
Spicy Tandoori Gobi Recipe (Without Oven)

Spicy Tandoori Gobi Recipe (Without Oven)

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Thursday, January 22, 2015, 13:04 [IST]
We, Indians love our tandoori dishes. Not only does the non vegetarian tandoori dishes taste heavely, the vegetarians go no less in terms of flavour and taste. Tandoori gobi is one such variety from the Indian vegetarian tandoor. But not ...
Why Is Vasant Panchami Celebrated?

Why Is Vasant Panchami Celebrated?

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 17:44 [IST]
Vasant Panchami which is also known as Basant Panchami is a popular festival in the northern side of India. The festival of Vasant Panchami is celebrated on the fifth day of Shukla Paksha of the Magh month according to the Hindu ...
Easy To Prepare Sambar Masala & Chutney Pudi Recipe

Easy To Prepare Sambar Masala & Chutney Pudi Recipe

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 12:51 [IST]
Sambar is served with idli, dosa, utapam, vada etc as a side dish.It is the staple food of South-India. You can make sambar with many various vegetables and spices. The most important ingredient in sambar is the sambar masala. We often ...
7 Amazing Facts About Rebirth In Hinduism

7 Amazing Facts About Rebirth In Hinduism

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Tuesday, January 20, 2015, 16:39 [IST]
Reincarnation or rebirth has always been a fascinating concept. Like Hinduism, there are many other popular cultures which talk about a person being born again and again on this Earth. For example, Buddhism also believes in rebirth. Ancient Egyptians were staunch ...
Gosht Ka Salan Recipe: A Royal Treat

Gosht Ka Salan Recipe: A Royal Treat

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Tuesday, January 20, 2015, 12:51 [IST]
Gosht ka salan is basically a recipe that comes from the North-Western Frontier province that is now Pakistan. In India, this mutton curry is a part of the Mughlai cuisine. It is often rumoured that gosht ka salan was the favourite ...
Quick & Easy Paneer Capsicum Bhurji Recipe

Quick & Easy Paneer Capsicum Bhurji Recipe

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Monday, January 19, 2015, 19:04 [IST]
One of the most loved ingredients in India is dishes made out of cottage cheese or paneer. In Northern parts of India, it is not uncommon to find paneer as an ingredient in at least one dish in a day. ...
The Tragic Story Of Aravan: Origin Of The Third Gender

The Tragic Story Of Aravan: Origin Of The Third Gender

Sanchita Chowdhury  |  Monday, January 19, 2015, 17:14 [IST]
Most of us find Mahabharata to be a very confusing story. This is because Mahabharata has a lot of characters and each character is related to the other by some or the other way. As this epic has so many legendary ...