Engaging in leisure activities can connect you with reality in positive ways. Unlike Entertainment which engages the emotional brain and gives a positive mood swing, leisure activities on weekends can relieve you of all the work related stress, frees your mind from impulses, and gives space to introspect. Leisure activities are required after typical challenging stressful days to relax and rejuvenate. So, just relax and go through this section to find informative articles on ways that will help you lead a healthy life.

Hyderabadi Biryani Secrets: Papaya Skin

Hyderabadi Biryani Secrets: Papaya Skin

For Kacchi Biryani the raw meat is first marinated and then layered together with the rice and cooked together. In order to cope up with the cooking of the rice, the meat should be tender or tenderized. The meat for Hyderabadi biryani is tenderized naturally using mash made of the grated skin of raw,... »

Weekend Tourist Locations Around Hyderabad – Jogulamba Temple in Alampur

Jogulamba Temple in Alampur is one of the 18 Shakthi Peethams. Alampur is located in Mahabubnagar district of Telangana. Here, the Nava Brahma temples are also famous. The mythological belief is - upper maxilla of Sathi Devi had fallen at this place. In this article Jogulamba and Nava Brahma Temples of Alampur are briefly... »

Whether to Eat Mutton or Chicken Biryani?

Whether to Eat Mutton or Chicken Biryani?

By: B. K. Vijay Biryani is a part and parcel of many lives in Hyderabad. Almost every Hyderabadi, irrespective of the caste and religion celebrates special occasions like weddings, birthdays and even some festivals with biryani. For an outsider this craze for biryani may look mysterious but once he/she tastes the authentic biryani, they... »

Andhra Biryani – Metamorphosis of Hyderabadi Biryani to Suit Regional Tastes

Want to relish the world famous Hyderabadi biryani, but cannot stomach garam masala? Then try Andhra Biryani, a popular local variant. It is one of the best cuisines of our state, which preserves the taste as well as the popularity of the original one. Andhra Biryani coexists side by side with Hyderabadi Biryani in... »

Punjabi Restaurants in Hyderabad

By: B. K. Vijay Hyderabad is a melting pot of different cultures and one can experience some of the tasty cuisines from different parts of country and entire world. One can relish spicy Mughlai cuisines, Andhra meals, while also experience Continental, Chinese, Thai food etc. There are several Punjabi restaurants in Hyderabad where one... »

Astoria-Best Biryani Restaurant at RTC X Roads

What’s your program for this weekend? Is it to have authentic Hyderabadi Biryani and watch a Telugu movie? Then head to RTC X Roads, you can find a couple of good Biryani restaurants along with a number of theatres screening Telugu (sometimes Hindi and English) movies. Astoria and Bawarchi are the two famous Biryani... »

Book Stores in Hyderabad – Book Selection Centre

Book Store Name – “Book Selection Centre” Area – Kachiguda, Hyderabad This two storied store is a good place for fast sellers. The collection is mostly focused on academic books for higher education that has a variety of sections such as medicine, management, law, geography, software etc. Non-academic books collection is small when compared... »

Kite Flying, Sankranthi and 2011

Sankranthi means return of war cries, crowds and battle zones. If you thought this has anything to do with the Sri Krishna report or TRS, then you are wrong. It is the kite duels and hectic activity on the skies of Hyderabad. One of the very unique things about the culture of Hyderabad. Probably... »

OFEN – Destination for European tastes in Hyderabad

You haven’t tasted the best bakery items until you have had something from the European bakeries. If you want to have traditional European bakery items and want to enjoy the authentic Swiss tastes at Hyderabad, you need to visit ‘Ofen’. Ofen is one of the popular bakeries in Hyderabad. It is located at Banjara... »

Your Search for Authentic Wada Pav in Hyderabad Ends Here

Your Search for Authentic Wada Pav in Hyderabad Ends Here

Tired of regular snacks? Or are you from Mumbai/Pune in Hyderabad and crazy for a Wada Pav or Kutchi Dabeli? Want to have authentic Wada Pav in Hyderabad? Check this food court called Sri Radhe Chills and Thrills at Hanuman Tekdi circle. Whenever you are in the surrounding areas of Koti or Abids you... »