All About Beads and Indian Bead Jewelry (part 2)

Lac beads India is also famous for its beautiful lac beads. They are made by the secretion of small insects which live in trees. The material to make lac beads is collected manually, washed, powdered, and then heated to form a malleable clay-like substance which can be colored, shaped, and glued to the other surfaces. Clay, silver, and terracotta beads, as well as soapstone, bone, and carved wooden beads, are all made manually by hand and designed from simple geometric shapes to intricate geometrical ones. Lampwork beads are the main section of the bead exports of India, with a variety […]

All About Beads and Indian Bead Jewelry (part 1)

The traditional beads of India cover a wide range of materials, styles, and treatment processes – from hand-carved wooden beads to tiny glass seed ones. India’s bead art is said to be 5000 years old and dates back to Indus valley civilization when people made beads out of gold, silver, ivory, clay, and even wood. India is among the largest bead producers all around the world. The glass beads we use nowadays were not found in India until 1700 and were only available in the kingdom of Saurashtra. With new tools in the modern industry, the artisans have the ability […]

The Most Popular Indian Dishes

Do you have any favorite dishes that you usually order at an Indian restaurant? You can learn how to cook them yourself at home and enjoy that spicy taste whenever you want. From palak paneer to tandoori chicken, the recipes are quite easy if you have some essential ingredients found in Indian cuisine. Butter Chicken  Butter chicken is so delicious that it is one of the most ordered dishes at any Indian restaurant in the West. This poultry dish tastes so well with naan, kaali daal (black lentils), and a green salad. The best thing about this recipe is that […]

5 reasons why India should be your next holiday destination

India is a beautiful and bamboozling place, an endlessly fascinating country that is always surprising. Visiting India is an assault on the senses because sights, sounds, smells, and sensations are all experienced at the highest level here. In order to mark the 71st anniversary of Indian independence, here are a few good excuses for a visit. It’s cheap India is one of the top countries in the world with “price competitiveness” for travelers. In addition, a recent drop in the value of the rupee means a trip to India is even cheaper than usual right now. You can get around […]

4 Unique Customs and Traditions of India

Indian culture is something that very diverse and unique. Indian culture is full of unique customs and traditions, which make outsiders really intrigued. These are 4 interesting customs and traditions of India. The Namaste The Namaste is considered as the most popular Indian customs, which is one of the five forms of traditional greetings mentioned in the ancient Hindu scriptures, the Vedas. The word “Nama” means bow, “as” means I, and “te” means you. Therefore, Namaste means “I bow to you.” To perform Namaste, we put the hands together at the heart chakra, close the eyes, and bow the head. […]

The Nightlife in India

The Nightlife in India

What is the first thing you think about when you read the word India? You probably think of a big country, curry, Taj Mahal, Mumbai and curry again. Well, just like any other country, India has a nightlife apart from the traditional tourist attractions. From restaurants to clubs, the Indian people are always partying from early night, around 9 PM, to late night, up until 4 AM. However, unlike many other places, there is a law that the bars must abide by, but it does not stop the Indians! Although India is known for its architecture, cuisine and religions, there […]

The Economics in India

The Economics in India

The Republic of India is one of the most resistant countries in the history. As a country that originated from conflicts and fights for territory, India resulted in a multilingual and multi-ethnic country that defies all odds to grow and thrive. Formerly a country that was ruled by the British, India faced a rapid development of infrastructure, economic decline and social problems, such as major famines. However, years later, India is one of the fastest-growing major economies countries in the world. Currently the sixth largest economy by nominal GDP (Gross Domestic Product) and the third largest by PPP (Purchasing Power […]

The History of India

The History of India

The Republic of India is a country located in South Asia, bounded by the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea, and the Bay of Bengal. Currently, the second most populous country of the planet, with an average of 1.2 billion people, India has an incredible amount of religion – more than 6 – and, believe it or not, does not have a national language but does have English and Hindi as official languages. India has a long historical record that shows how the country is always suffering from major and minor changes, that reflects on the entire world. Ranked sixth largest […]

India’s buoyant mergers & acquisitions market fuels a $100 billion boom

Presently India’s economy is historically in the midst of its largest enterprise consolidation explosion which has investment bankers focused on the local mergers and acquisitions market setting themselves up for even greater activity in the near future. Deal brokering throughout susceptible companies in India have reportedly reached transactional highs around the $104.5 billion mark in 2018, crushing its previously recorded annual transactional highs with nearly a quarter of the trading year remaining. This reported statistical analysis is based on trustworthy sources responsible for data compilations from Bloomberg. According to one market expert, the eventual annual traded figure won’t come as […]

Top 5 Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies

Bollywood in India puts out many movies every year, and they are starting to put out some blockbusters. The movies in India are not the big budget ones that are churned out in Hollywood, as their movies are much less expensive to make. Here are the top five grossing Bollywood movies of all time and their gross at the box office in dollars. 1. Dangal (2016) – $330 million This movie is a sports biopic about India’s first female wrestling champions that were sisters and trained by their father. The family takes flak for wresting, which is a male-dominated sport […]