On Ashadha Amavasya is also called as Deepaanvit Amavasya lamps are worshipped. This simple and delicious recipe where Whole Wheat Flour Lamps are used to worship lamps. A simple and healthy steamed recipe from Maharashtra underlines that even lamp is worshipable.
Bhramkamal or Bethlehem Lily this blooms once a year and only in the rains. It is supposed to bloom in the Hindu month of Shravan but apparently no one told our plant so. It bloomed today and we loved it.Have a look at the blooms. They will last only till 12’O clock, midnight and then wither away. The aroma is divine!My whole kitchen is smelling because of the 2 blooms that are facing inside the other three are blooming facing my neighbour!