Carrot halwa, one of my favourite desserts. Added a little food colouring & went too far! Otherwise delicious. It takes a long time and it ends up a bit like Indian spiced condensed milk. #carrot #recipe #vegetarian #indiandesserts #supperclublondon
by msmarmitelover 1 month ago | via Instagram

Colours are important in Hinduism: these powders are daubed on foreheads when being blessed at a temple. Red is the colour of marriage, hence a red sari for the ceremony, red down the centre parting, red dots on the forehead. Yellow is for single girls to attract a mate. Saffron...
by msmarmitelover 4 days ago | via Instagram

Monkeys like rich tea biscuits. I’m travelling around central India, visiting architectural sites like #Mandu and #omkareshwar monkeys are everywhere. They look cute but could wrench your arm off if they feel like it. 🐒#nofilter #travel #india #madhyapradesh #monkeys #animals #biscuits #richteabiscuits #feedinganimals
by msmarmitelover 5 days ago | via Instagram

At Mandu in Madhyar Pradesh. These are architectural sites from the 6th century, from parmaris to moguls to Afghans to Uzbeks to Bengali’s? To be honest while it’s v beautiful etc once you’ve seen one set of stone arches you’ve seen them all. No English speaking guides. And you have...
by msmarmitelover 6 days ago | via Instagram