Vegetable Pulav

Vegetable Pulav

Vegetable Pulav

This weekend my husband celebrated Rakhi with his sister. I had never been to a Rakhi celebration before, so it was a new experience. Rakhi is a Hindu festival that celebrates the bond between brothers and sisters. Siblings exchange gifts and sisters tie a bracelet/thread around their brother’s wrist. The knot on the wrist signifies that the sister is always with her brother. It really is a sweet holiday, and I wish we had something like it in America. Maybe I will have to bring Rakhi to my family; my family seldom objects to more gift-giving holidays. Oh, and we love each other and stuff. Continue reading