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"An eBook for Diwali called "100 Yummy Sweet Recipes for Diwali" is being compiled by IndusLadies consolidating recipes from various Indian Food Bloggers. This eBook will be made available as FREE download to 1.2Lakh+ members of and to their 9000+ fans in Facebook and Twitter. That's a lot of exposure. Hence, if interested rush in a recipe link from your blog to before Oct 10th, 2011".

And i have sent my recipe Ravva Laddu, to this Ebook..


Gulkhand is a sweet preserve of rose petals from north india..Gul means flower,and qand/khand means sweet in Arabic..
Ancient Preparation (which takes time):
Rose petals being prepared for gulkand..Place the rose petals and sugar in layers in a wide-mouthed airtight glass jar. Place this jar in sunlight for 6 hours per day for around 3 to 4 weeks. On alternate days, the contents of the jar should be stirred with a wooden stick. The jar should be kept indoors once done.

Other ingredients, such as silver foil, Praval Pishti, cardamom seeds, or Muktapishti (powdered pearl) can be added to increase the cooling properties of the gulkand.
This is a lengthy one which takes time.Hence for preparing instantly i prepare it in a instant and easy way which is given below..check the below  proceedure which i prepare..It stays fresh for a month when preserved in a fridge..

Benefits and uses Gulqand is an Ayurvedic tonic. This includes reduction of pitta and heat in the bod…
Mood disorders..they are mental health problems such as depression,mania etc.They can occur in anyone..the causes for mood disorders cannot be understood but an imbalance in brain chemicals plays important role..if it is serious then seek for medical care..
But if in the day to day routine life ,when you are disturbed and out of moods ,a bit of change in your routine is required..Coz..
Mental happiness increases the physical beauty in a person.Minimise starchy foods ,carbohydrates in your intake of food.Start body exercise.Go for a dayout with your family and children.Eat your favourite foods and your choice of menu from your near and dear.Listen to your favourite music and start reading your favourite book.Go for a picnic or short vacation.See your family photo album and recollect the memories.Have a chat with your friends.Purchase a dress which you are longing to purchase and wear it.Try to have a full sleep of 7 hrs without any disturbances. REMEDIES
Mood disorde…