Traditional Indian Recipes

TELANGANA STYLE CHEPALA PULUSU – TANGY AND SPICY FISH CURRY

In India, fish curry is prepared in different styles according to different regions. Today I am posting Telangana Chepala Pulusu which is a tangy and spicy fish curry from Telangana state. Two important ingredients that we use in Telangana Style Chepala Pulusu is cumin seeds (jeelakarra) and methi seeds ... read more

BATHUKAMMA FESTIVAL RECIPES

  Bathukamma is a popular, unique, colorful and vibrant festival of Telangana. This festival plays a vital role in the culture and tradition of Telangana. The festival is celebrated for nine days. According to the Telugu language, `Bathuku’ means `life’ and `Amma’ means `mother’. Hence, Bathukamma means “come back ... read more

NAVRATRI NAIVEDYAM RECIPES – DUSSEHRA SPECIAL RECIPES

Dussehra (Vijay Dashami, Dasara) is a Hindu festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil. It is believed that Dussehra marks the Victory of Lord Rama and the end of the ten- headed Ravana. As per yet another lengend, Dusshera is celebrated to mark the defeat of Mahisasura ... read more

KALA CHANNA SUNDAL – BLACK CHANNA SUNDAL – NAIVEDYAM RECIPE

Kala channa sundal recipe is a simple, easy and nutritious black chickpeas recipe. It is prepared during Vinayaka Chaturthi and Navratri festival. Kala Channa Sundal is offered to God and Goddess as prasadam or neivedyam. Black channa sundal is a South Indian recipe prepared with black chickpeas, spices and ... read more

GONGURA PAPPU – ANDHRA STYLE – SORREL LEAVES DAL

Sorrel leaf is known as Gongura in Telugu. Many dishes are prepared with gongura in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states. Gongura (sorrel leaves) provides significant amount of dietary fiber, very few calories, no fats and small amount of protein. It is rich in Vitamin C, A, B-6, Iron, magnesium, ... read more

BROAD BEANS POTATO FRY – CHIKKUDUKAYA ALOO SABZI

Broad Beans (chikkudukaya) are good source of cholesterol. It is also rich in dietary fiber and soluable fibre. Potatoes are good source of Vitamin C and B6. It strengthens the immune system and boost heart health. Today, I am posting Broad Beans and Potato Fry which is very nutrient, ... read more

VARALAKSHMI VRATHAM NAIVEDYAM RECIPES

Varalakshmi Vratham is celebrated on the Second Friday of Sravana masam every year. Varalakshmi Vratham is observed by married women in South India Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Varalakshmi is another form of Lord Vishnu’s consort. Lakshmi the Goddess of Wealth. Varalakshmi is believed to be ... read more

GOAN FISH CURRY – SPICY AND TASTY FISH CURRY

Goan fish curry is a traditional fish curry which is spicy and tasty which goes well with steamed rice. Let’s throu the process of preparing Goan Fish Curry – Ingredients: Fish                                     ... read more