Padma Lakshmi – From the simple stringing together…

From the simple stringing together of lemon garlands for the goddess Durga, to dividing the…


“From the simple stringing together of lemon garlands for the goddess Durga, to dividing the prasadam or blessed foods for the children first, I came to associate food not only with feminity, but also with purity and divinity.”
-Padma Lakshmi

Padma Lakshmi – From the simple stringing together…

From the simple stringing together of lemon garlands for the goddess Durga, to dividing the…


“From the simple stringing together of lemon garlands for the goddess Durga, to dividing the prasadam or blessed foods for the children first, I came to associate food not only with feminity, but also with purity and divinity.”
-Padma Lakshmi