Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

Diwali sweets


Here's how you can enjoy sweets on Diwali and still stay fit

October 23, 2022 1:32 pm

"Everyone around us suggests that we must take care of our Diwali eating habits but no one tells us how..." Dr Nikita Kohli, an Ayurveda expert, wrote

'Where the goodies are great': Sweets lovers welcome Diwali

October 21, 2022 4:43 pm

The holiday honors the goddess Lakshmi, goddess of prosperity. It celebrates light over darkness, new beginnings, and the triumph of good over evil

It’s not Diwali without mithai

October 20, 2022 7:28 pm

Mass-produced mithai are readily available online, but these five independent shops make their sweets by hand every day, offering their local South Asian communities a taste of the familiar

'Make conscious choices': Nutritionist shares mantra to manage sugar cravings during festivals

November 09, 2021 4:54 pm

If you are someone with a sweet tooth, it is necessary for you to enjoy without going overboard with your sweets consumption

Are you a diabetic who loves sweets? Here's how you can safely savour them on Diwali

November 14, 2020 5:09 pm

"It's imperative for diabetics to be careful about their diet during the festive season, to avoid disastrous post-Diwali impact," says Dr Farah Ingale of Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi

Whip up these healthy bites and add to the festive cheer

November 13, 2020 3:15 pm

Have a good time with these easy, healthy desserts

Say Happy Diwali with Millet Laddoos

October 24, 2019 1:45 pm

Millet Laddoos carry a good shelf life and are perfect for the winter season too. Read here for the step-by-step recipe.

Looking for healthy options this Diwali? Try Shilpa Shetty's coconut laddoo recipe

October 25, 2019 2:33 pm

Would you like to try this recipe this Diwali?

Try this unique Deepavali legiyam; an antidote for all your digestion problems

October 25, 2019 11:44 am

While the herbal mix is usually had during the festival of lights, it can be consumed — in small quantities — throughout the year.


Top 10 Indian recipes for your loved ones this Diwali

November 10, 2015 3:28 pm

Wondering what to make for your special guests this Diwali? Take a pick from these top 10 favourite Indian sweets of all times.

Seven tips: How to avoid weight gain this festive season

October 21, 2014 5:21 pm

Worried about weight gain during festive season? Here are some healthy tips to bail you out.

Yummilicious! Ten Diwali sweets to gorge on

October 21, 2014 4:11 pm

It's that time of the year, when you gorge on sweets unapologetically. So, out of these ten most popular Diwali mithais, which one is your favourite? Check out and tell us.