BJP MP from  Barrackpore Arjun Singh (centre) speaks to the media after joining the Trinamool Congress in Kolkata on May 22, 2022.
Shiv Sahay Singh
Joynagar moa. File photo: Special arrangement
Kolkata

For the first time in its history, Joynagar moa being exported

Bishwanath Ghosh
The moa is a popped-rice ball held together with fresh date-palm jaggery that is extracted during the winter months.
Kolkata

Joynagar moa makers offer an authentic sweet deal

Bishwanath Ghosh
A vendor with earthen pots full of date palm jaggery in Joynagar.
Food

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Date palm jaggery, and the sweetness of Bengal winters

Tanushree Bhowmik