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Rajeli Banana Desert

Uncategorized August 18, 2017

Recipe by Lynn Hannah Perreira’s mom. Lynn Hannah Perreira is a resident of Vasai and follows Virar and West Page.
Rajeli Bananas -7-8; Jaggery -250gms; Coconut grated -2; Cardmom powdered -1 pinch; Nutmeg grated – 1 pinch; Ghee – 1/2 tbsp


Extract Coconut milk from grated coconut, approx 3 n half cups (200ml). Grate jaggery, chop bananas into roundels. In a heavy bottom vessel, add coconut milk and jaggery. Let it come to boil, switch flame to medium heat. Cook it to 7-8 minutes. Do stir it at regular intervals. Add banana roundels, cook till they turn soft.
Turn off the flame. Add ghee, pinch of Nutmeg and cardamom. Let it cool then refrigerate. Serve when it is cold.


Picture Credit – Lynn Hannah Perreira

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Blooming Suran Flower

Uncategorized May 23, 2017

Lucky to get these pics of blooming Suran flower(Also called as stinky lily) in Saphala, Maharashtra, India (pic courtesy Mr.Milan Dharmadhikari) A blooming suran flower has a stinking odour and is not edible anymore. It can be cooked and eaten only in its bud stage. They are little hard to get because not every Suran flowers. The underground Suran tuber grows in 2-3 months. Not lucky this time to find the flower in the market and the season is almost gone. Still, if you find it in market we already have recipe for it on our website https://www.virarandwest.com/recipe-suran-flower-bud-masal…/#Suranflower#VirarandWest

Blooming Suran flower

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Gappa Goshti Deal – Food, Books & Conversations!

Uncategorized April 15, 2017

Gappa Goshti deal is a cozy and charming cafe to be with your friends. It is a cafe with a difference. Along with the menu of sumptuous food and lip-smacking coffees, you will find bookshelves that are decorated with books for varied tastes and they are available on rent. There are also paintings on the cafe wall which if you like you can buy. Cool, Nah??

The name of the cafe, Gappa Goshti Ani Deal, is a unique name assuring that non-stop chit-chat with your friends or deep discussions with your clients are more than welcome here. Especially, nowadays that the startups and individual entrepreneurs work from home, this is a good place for a meeting. And you have good food and coffees to go along to keep you cheered while your time here.

The cafe is located at the ground floor of the Prathamesh Plaza near Gopani Nagar. A share rikshaw from west side of Virar station to Bolinj Road can drop by the branch of ICICI bank. The cafe is located opposite to where you’re dropped. As you enter, you are welcomed like an expected guest which will want you to return to the cafe.

And of course  important reason to be here is the food. This has become a favorite place to hang around among youngsters especially, for their Kheema samosa and crab garlic bread (with rye bread). I liked Mushroom Pizza – really relished the quality and quantity of mushrooms in every bite. Do try Oreo shake and brownie with ice-cream. The food is fairly priced, approximately Rs.200 per person.You can order your food at home too. There is a mobile app now, going by the cafe name.

This is a place to be even if you don’t have a company. Surf through the books, read while you eat and take your book home if you haven’t finished reading. A multi-purpose cafe indeed!

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Entrepreneur Development Seminar -14 April 2017

Uncategorized April 11, 2017

Marking Ambedkar Jayanti and commemorating the father of our constitution, a one-day Entrepreneur Development Seminar will be held on 14th of April 2017 at  New Viva College. The Seminar is conducted by ECO group that is inspired by very  foresighted Socio-Economic  principles of Babasaheb Ambedkar, one of the first great economic thinkers of Modern India. The Seminar is an ambitious project of this group that will be one of the first of its type in city of Virar and in the district of Palghar.
This is an excellent opportunity for Entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs especially, if you are in Virar or nearby places.  A new Entrepreneur comes across several issues and has to deal with them without any help. This Seminar assures you a proper guidance including getting you a Udyog Adhaar Card for your business. Yes, you read right!! The Seminar cost of Rs. 499 includes getting you an Udyog Adhaar card and also a lunch.
The Seminar  focuses on guiding you with different marketing  techniques for your products like why and how to conduct fruitful exhibitions. This Seminar is also an excellent opportunity for business networking. You will be meeting entrepreneurs from various fields and it will be a hands-on experience on how to get benefited from this networking. You can learn here how to represent and introduce yourself along with your business in simply one minute and also maintain healthy relations with your clientele through networking.
‍ Why Have An Exhibition For Your Product *
*It’s a direct marketing method where consumers can check out your products*
*You can display your product in the most desirable way.*
*You can play a live demonstration of your product*
*Exhibition results in direct sale of your product*
*You can manage it in most economical way*
*You get an insight on what your consumers want*
*Your consumers can buy both in bulk or *
* A good lead for B 2 B businesses *
*What You Can Expect To Learn From This Seminar.
*✅ Everything you need to know about Udyog Adhaar Card and a free Udyog Adhaar Card*
*✅ Varied Government schemes related to Udyog Adhaar *
*✅ Information on Mudra (Micro Units Development &Refinance agency) and other loan schemes and proper mediums.
*✅How & When to plan an Exhibition.*
*✅What products  should you display in an Exhibition and how to display*
*✅How to arrange government facilitated Exhibition?*
*✅Places in Maharashtra where you should you arrange Exhibitions and when*
*✅Problems you come across  and our counsellling
*✅Q&A session❓❓❓*
*Date – 14 April 2017*
*Venue –  Seminar Hall, New Viva College Virar*
*⏰Time – 10.00 AM to 4.00 PM*
* Fees- Rs. 499/- (Includes Lunch)*
*☎Contact – 9168528483, 8412828288*
_*(Spread the word, and do bring your friends along)*_

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