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  • Do you know this 1857 hero?

    His name conjures up images of valour and sacrifice. The name also puts Hyderabad on the map of India's First War of Independence. But how many of us know this great patriot who, along with several others, rebelled against the English Resid...

  • Eid ul adha — Word Search

    It is the second of two religious celebrations by Muslims each year. It honors the willingness of Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S.) to sacrifice his son Hazrat Ismail (A.S.), as an act of submission to God's command, before Allah then intervened, throu...

  • Besan Dhokla - Recipe

    Ingredients 1 cup Besan 1/2 cup curd 1 green chili (finely chopped) 1/2 tsp turmeric 1/4 tsp salt 2? inch ginger, finely grated 1 ENO Fruit Salt 1 tbsp oil 1/2 cup water   For seasoning: ...

  • Word Jumble

    Forgotten patriot paid heavily for saving Gandhi's life: Everyone remembers Nathu Ram Godse, the man who killed Mahatma Gandhi. But people know little of the cook who saved the Mahatma's life. A resident of Motihari district in Bihar, s...

  • Muslim Population — Word Search

    Muslims constitute the world’s second largest religious group. According to a 2010 study and released January 2011, Islam has 1.57 billion adherents, making up over 23% of the world population. Countries with the mosts Muslims (in numbers...

  • One bowl chocolate fudge - Recipe

    Ingredients For the cake: 100 grams plain flour/hazelnut flour 90 grams caster sugar 15 grams best quality cocoa powder 1 teaspoons baking powder ¼ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 egg...

  • Word Jumble

    She was born in 1885 in a devoutly religious family of Rampur. Her father, Azmat Ali Khan, worked as a high official with Rampur State. She lost her mother at a very young age and was brought up in the care of paternal grandmother and paternal ...

  • Muslim Majority — Word Search

    Muslims constitute the world’s second largest religious group. According to a 2010 study and released January 2011, Islam has 1.57 billion adherents, making up over 23% of the world population. Countries with the maximum majority of Musli...

  • Kadhai Paneer - Recipe

    Ingredients 125 gms paneer/cottage cheese, cubed 3 medium tomatoes/tamatar, 1 green chili/hari mirch, chopped 3 garlic cloves/lahsun,chopped 3/4 inch ginger/adrak, half crushed and half julienned 1 capsicum/shimla mirch,...

  • Word Jumble

    Born as Syed Mir Nisar Ali on 27 January 1782, in Chandpur village, in North 24 Parganas district, West Bengal, His father was Syed Mir Hassan Ali and mother was Abida Ruqayya Khatun. He fought against the Zamindars and the British colonial aut...

  • What’s in God’s Names? — Word Search

    Allah has described Himself in the Quran through His Names and Attributes. Understanding these names is an effective way of strengthening one’s faith in God. Meanings associated with the names: Al-Badi; Al-Baqi; Al-Warith; Ar-Rashid and...

  • Paneer lababdar - Recipe

    Ingredients     180 grams ripe tomatoes,     2 tbsp ground cashew     ½ inch ginger/adrak, chopped     4 garlic/lesan pods, chopped     1/4 cu...

  • Word Jumble

    A poet, writer, musician, revolutionary. His poetry and music espoused Indo-Islamic renaissance and intense spiritual rebellion against fascism and oppression. Born on 24 May 1988 into a Bengali Muslim family, he received religious educatio...

  • What’s in God’s Names? — Word Search

    Allah has described Himself in the Quran through His Names and Attributes. Understanding these names is an effective way of strengthening one’s faith in God. Meanings associated with the names: Ad-Dharr, An-Nafi', An-Nur and Al-Haad...

  • Samosa Pinwheels - Recipe

    Ingredients Filling 600g mashed  potatoes, boiled in their jackets and allowed to cool 4 tbsp vegetable oil 1 medium-sized onion, peeled and finely chopped 150g shelled peas; 1 tbsp finely grated peeled fresh ginger ...

  • Word Jumble

    A Sulaimani Bohra Muslim and grandson of the merchant prince Mullah T.A. Bhai Mian through his son Shamsuddin, was born on 1 February 1854 in Baroda state and was educated in England, where he lived for eleven years. He was an early proponent o...

  • What’s in God’s Names? — Word Search

    Allah has described Himself in the Quran through His Names and Attributes. Understanding these names is an effective way of strengthening one’s faith in God. Meanings associated with the names: Al-Jaami; Al-Ghani; Al-Mughni and Al-Maani...

  • Chole Kulche - Recipe

    Ingredients Chole:  (measuring cup used, 1 cup = 250 ml) for the matar/white peas curry:     1 and ½ cups dried white peas/safed matar     3 to 4 cups water for pressure cooking the ...

  • Word Jumble

    He spent 13 years of his life in different jails during the struggle for the emancipation of India from the yoke of British, breathed his last on 17 May, 1969. He was born in Dihuli near Muzaffarpur with in the jurisdiction of Shakara police st...

  • What’s in God’s Names? — Word Search

    Allah has described Himself in the Quran through His Names and Attributes. Understanding these names is an effective way of strengthening one’s faith in God. Meanings associated with the names: Al-Afu , Ar-Rauf, Malik-ul-Mulk, Dhu-l-Jal...