Traditional Indian Recipes

VADA MALA – HANUMAN JAYANTHI PRASADAM RECIPE

Hanuman Jayanthi is celebrated on the birth anniversary of Lord Hanuman. He is considered as the greatest devotee of Lord Rama according to Hindu Mythology. It is celebrated on the full moon day/ Poornima in the month of Chaitra. The Hindus consider Lord Hanuman as a symbol of strength ... read more

RAW JACKFRUIT CUTLET – TENDER JACKFRUIT CUTLET

IT’S JACKFRUIT SEASON – So toady I would like to share Raw Jackfruit Cutlet Recipe. Tender jackfruit is steamed and then shredded and then combined with boiled potatoes and spices and shaped into cutlets. They’re breaded and fried, so they’re crispy on the outside with a soft but meaty ... read more

GHARGE RECIPE – PUMPKIN SWEET PURI – MAHARASHTRIAN RECIPE

Gharge or Lal Bhopalyache Puri is the traditional Maharashtrian recipe. It is a sweet puri prepared with red pumpkin, rice flour and jaggery/ sugar. This puri can be prepared either sweet or spicy. Today I am posting the sweet version of bhopalyache puri (pumpkin sweet puri). It is good ... read more

AMLA JUICE – HEALTH BENEFITS OF AMLA JUICE

Amla or Indian Gooseberry is considered as one of the most popular herbs for improving our health and well-being. According to Ayurveda regular consumption of amla balances all the doshas of the body – vata, pitta and kapha. Amla is rich in vitamin – C and contains anti-oxidants, fibre ... 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

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