Boatmen’s fish curry

This fish curry is usually prepared by the boat traders. Now most of the trade in Kerala is taking place through road. Before the introduction of bridges and roads over the rivers, most of the trading done by boat traders. All the cargo or the goods are carried from...

Agriculture in India

Introduction Agriculture in India has a long history dating back to ten thousand years. Today, India ranks second worldwide in farm output. Agriculture and allied sectors like forestry and logging accounted for 16.6% of the GDP in 2007, employed 60% of the total...

Chemmeen Thiyyal Recipe

Chemmeen thiyyal or konch thiyyal or prawns thiyyal is one of the favorites of Malayalis. In addition to the prawns, the main ingredient for this dish is small onion or Ulli. It is a prawns dish served with spicy coconut gravy. It is one of our favorites. It is an...
Kappa And Fish Head Curry

Kappa And Fish Head Curry

Yesterday, when I went to the fish stall I saw a big fish head is kept inside the shelf and it was quite tempting. I couldn’t control myself from buying that piece since I thought of chewing all the bones and after about 15 mins of dilemma i decided to buy. It was...

Advent Of The Dutch To Ancient India

Capturing India The great success of the Portugal due to her eastern trade was a reason good enough to lure the Dutch to step into this domain. With a view to get direct access to the spice markets in South – East Asia, the Dutch undertook several voyages from 1596...