Yearly Archives: 2018

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Prepare Your House For The Festive Season

By | October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Festival|Tags: , , |

Someone has said "Prepare for everything and be prepared for anything" and that should be the mantra when preparing for the upcoming festive season. Being 21st century women, we have greater responsibilities within the home and outside as well. So we would like to be prepared well in advance for the festive season. We not only want [...]

Ganeshotsav celebration in Pune

By | September 20th, 2018|Categories: Celebrations, Festival|

  Lord Ganesha, the God of wisdom and prosperity has been worshipped from the Vedic times. Every religious ceremony we start with the blessings of Lord Ganesha. BalGangadharTilak initiated the concept of “SarvajanikGaneshotsav” and mobilized people through public Ganesh Festival. Pune being the birthplace of Ganesh Festival, now celebrated all over India, has its own unique way of [...]

Raksha Bandhan – More than a tradition

By | August 25th, 2018|Categories: Celebrations|

Security. Protection. Safety. These are the 3 things every brother, like myself, promises his sister when she ties that thread around his wrist and we accept it as our duty, privilege and responsibility to protect our sisters. That is the true meaning of Raksha Bandhan. For many of us, the ceremony is boring and some of [...]

Lessons to be learnt from Kerala’s floods.

By | August 21st, 2018|Categories: Creative|

Over 190 people dead in just over a week and almost 300,000 people displaced, 444 villages and towns hit. All of this because of a flood that we could have avoided easily; simply by listening to a committee’s report filed years ago. This flood, quite like many other natural disasters, was not “natural”. Natural implies it [...]

Top 10 Lessons learnt from India’s Freedom Struggle

By | August 14th, 2018|Categories: Celebrations, Festival|

India will complete 71 glorious years of independence from British rule. In  its  struggle for independence  from 1857 onwards, India faced numerous hardships and losses. The struggle was challenging and heartbreaking, nevertheless, the country has learnt some significant lessons from this struggle. August is a month which takes us back to the past, to our freedom [...]

Five great reasons to make paper boats with your children!

By | July 26th, 2018|Categories: Festival|

“A single twig breaks, but a bundle of twigs is strong.” – Tecumseh. And that is what a family is. A bundle of twigs, woven with the strong bonds that make up the relationship we have with the people we have known since the start. Above all, there is no bond greater than that of a [...]

How to monsoon-proof your house!

By | July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

As the clouds gather overhead, you cannot help but glance up at the heaven in despair; the rains are coming and you and every other creature on the planet knows it. Though inherently the rains are one of the best things that can happen to us and our eco-system, they have an extremely unwanted effect that [...]

Why Yoga is Pure Delight!

By | June 27th, 2018|Categories: Celebrations|

  Yoga is an ancient practice of exercising the body, mind and soul in tandem which can trace its roots back to the 5th Century BCE with some evidence even suggesting that Yoga has been around since Pre-Vedic times and the Indus Valley Civilization. This ancient practice has now found global recognition as countries across the [...]

Developing Cultural Diversity through Dialogue!

By | May 21st, 2018|Categories: Celebrations|

Cultural diversity is the quality of a country to sustainably let multiple cultures to coexist. It is also the mutual respect cultures have for the similarities and the differences - as it is in our country. India is a culturally diverse country with thousands of distinct cultures and communities represented through the various languages, festivals, food, [...]

Technology is Pure Delight!

By | May 11th, 2018|Categories: IT|

This National Technology Day, we sat down with Mr. Amit Goel, our Director, to discuss the ways that Goel Ganga Group uses technology to create projects that deliver Pure Delight to thousands of happy customers over the past three decades. Here are the top 10 ways he listed! Alu–Form Technology The most ecofriendly construction technology, Alu [...]