Definition of sandesh in English:



mass noun
  • An Indian sweet made from paneer and sugar and cut into squares.

    • ‘‘There is less sugar in this variety of sandesh,’ he said.’
    • ‘It blends history and analysis with incident, personal experience, and tips on where to buy the best sandesh.’
    • ‘The results run from simple brittle and toffee type sweets through halva, barfi, and sandesh, to the family of confections based on rasgullas.’
    • ‘Diners who craved for ice creams could eat to their heart's content, besides nibble on delicacies such as French pudding, kiwi tartlets, assorted sandesh and dry fruit halwa.’
    • ‘Bangladesh is known for its milk-based sweets, such as sandesh (which means good news), a sweet cheese dessert served on happy occasions and during festivals.’


From Bengali sandeś.