Learn more about the culture and taste of West India

Taste Of West India

The cuisine of Western India is diverse. Maharashtrian cuisine is diverse and ranges from bland to fiery hot. Pohay, Shrikhand, Pav Bhaji, Vada Pav are good examples of Maharashtrian cuisine. Goan cuisine is dominated by the use of rice, coconut, seafood, Kokum, cashew-nuts.With its distinct spices and medium of cooking as coconut oil, both vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian cuisine is equally popular. Gujarati cuisine is almost exclusively vegetarian. Gujarat is one of three states in India, with prohibition on alcohol, along with Mizoram and Manipur.[8] In contrast, Maharashtra has some of the best vineyards in India, with Nashik and Sangli districts being the country's biggest grape-producing districts.

The meaning of art extravagenza

The music of India includes multiple varieties of folk, popular, pop, classical music and R&B. India's classical music tradition, including Carnatic and Hindustani music, has a history spanning millennia and developed over several eras. Music in India began as an integral part of socio-religious life and that Indian music is essentially melodic: sounds follow one another expressing an emotional state in an aesthetic unity.

India has had a long romance with the art of dance.The Indian art of dance is the expression of inner beauty and the divine in man.It is a deliberate art, nothing is left to chance, each gesture seeks to communicate the ideas, each facial expression the emotions.Indian dance includes eight classical dance forms, many in narrative forms with mythological elements. The eight classical forms accorded classical dance are Dandiya and Garba of Gujarat,Dekhnni of Goa,Koli of Maharashtra,Mando of Daman and Diu and Bhavada of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

Colours Of India

Popular religious festivals include the Hindu festivals of Navratri, Diwali, Maha Shivratri, Ganesh Chaturthi, Durga puja, Holi, Ugadi, Rakshabandhan, and Dussehra. Several harvest festivals such as Sankranthi, Pongal, Raja sankaranti swinging festival. Eid ul Fitr, Eid ul Adha, Milad un Nabi, Muharram and Shab-e-Barat. Christmas and Good Friday are also celebrated.

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Dance : Dandiya Raas and Garba Dance in Navratri Festival in India
HOLI - the Festival of Colors - (state of Gujarat India)