Bellam Paramannam | Andhra Rice and Jaggery Kheer

Bellam Paramannam is a traditional kheer made in Andhra Pradesh with rice, jaggery, and milk.

This rice and jaggery payasam is a must during weddings and all important festivals.

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Ratha Saptami – A Day of Prayers to Surya Bhagavan or the Sun God

Ratha Saptami or Surya Jayanti is the day dedicated to the worship of Surya Bhagavan or the Sun God. It is the day that heralds the beginning of spring in South India. This year it falls on January 26, 2015. Traditionally this day begins with a ritual bath during sunrise. 7 Jilledu

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