The chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) is a domesticated fowl, a subspecies of the Red Junglefowl. As one of the most common and widespread domestic animals, and with a population of more than 24 billion in 2003, there are more chickens in the world than any other species of bird. Humans keep chickens primarily as a source of food, consuming both their meat and their eggs. The chicken's "cultural and culinary dominance" could be considered amazing to some in view of its believed domestic origin and purpose and it has "inspired contributions to culture, art, cuisine, science and religion" from antiquity to the present. The traditional poultry farming view of the domestication of the chicken is stated in Encyclopædia Britannica (2007): "Humans first domesticated chickens of Indian origin for the purpose of cockfighting in Asia, Africa, and Europe. Very little formal attention was given to egg or meat production... " Recent genetic studies have pointed to multiple maternal origins in...
Neelam Nath posted the Blog
on Mar 18, 2013 , 04:03 pm
Happy International Breakfast Day,do not Skip Breakfast.
Upma is a Healthy choice,takes less time to cook,for on the Go working woman. We can make it more Healthy by making a few Additions,in place of water add Chicken broth, or water from black gram soaked overnight and cooked with lots of water. Sprouts can be added at the last stage ,so that they get Blanched and Disinfected... if the sprouts are not home made but purchased from a vegetable shop. more »
2:45 pm - boiled chicken + salad(cucumber, carrot, tomato) + plain dal + bottle gourd curry3:10 pm - boiled water (1 L)----total water consumption : 1 liter---- more »
Sukanya Bhattacharya posted the Blog
on Feb 27, 2013 , 10:20 pm
Fun & food wid friends
yeaa... after a long tym... finally today we got that wonderful opportunity to go out of "WESTIN" ... & GUESS WHAT WE DID... we ol went to the oberoi mall... to hav panipuri, KFC chicken, lollypops, naturals icecrm, nd ol dat we wer dreaming of since so many dayz.... woaah.. love u saniah 4 d lovely tym we r spending together... eh.. besties of miss india... more »