Deck up your home, the DIY way


Every home needs a festive makeover for Diwali. Do it your way, and let your creativity shine. Magic in a bottle: Put mason jars to clever use. Fill them up with layers of Rangoli powder. Place a tealight… Read More

Throw the perfect Diwali party


Diwali is the time for getting together with friends and family.  Here’s how to plan your Diwali bashes with no stress. Plan Ahead: Preparation and planning are key to a good party and will let you be stress-free… Read More

The many colours of Dasara: Where to celebrate


The ten-day festival is one of India’s most colourful vibrant. We take you on a tour of the best places to experience Dasara. Durga Puja in Kolkata In West Bengal, Dasara signals ten days of non-stop festivities that… Read More

Make it a green Ganesha


This Ganesha festival, do things differently – and make it an environment-friendly celebration. Ensure that the Ganesha idol you bring home is made of eco-friendly material like clay or terracotta. In fact, there are workshops you can sign… Read More

Ganesha temples to see this festive season


As Ganesh Chaturthi draws near, we take you on a pilgrimage of some of the best-known temples dedicated to the elephant-headed god. Ganpatipule, Maharashtra: This temple is located in a picturesque part of the Konkan coast and the… Read More

Happy cleaning with these household hacks

TODAY Show: Home spring cleaning hacks

The festive season is around the corner, with the Ganesha festival coming up. That means giving homes a clean-up and makeover. These hacks will help you do the job with ease. Get rid of hard water stains: You… Read More

See the places that played a part in our Freedom struggle


August 15th falls mid-week, but lots of people are making a holiday of it. Here’s where to go to celebrate the spirit of Independence Red Fort, New Delhi:  The majestic Red Fort, built by Emperor Shah Jahan, has… Read More

Tag that friend


Friendship day is here. We’ve rounded up some of the coolest friendship memes to add more zing to your day.

Make the best of a rainy day


Bangalore is seeing wet weather these days. Here’s how to have fun when it pours. Read: On days when it’s wet and drizzly most people say it’s the perfect weather for curling up under a quilt. Here’s an… Read More

Four ways to practice less is more


In a world that’s chaotic and overwhelming, it makes sense to de-clutter and go minimal. Here’s how you can start. Get rid of the useless: The first step to de-cluttering is to take a long, close, hard look… Read More