The Nine Goddesses of Navratri The Nine Goddesses of Navratri. Navratri is a festival of Goddess Durga. Navratri, the nine auspicious nights, honors the nine goddess of Navratri. Navratri is one of the auspicious Hindu festival celebrated in India. Navratri is a festival to celebrate the glorious victory of Goddess Durga against Mahishasura. It is…
Pepper Rasam Recipe, Milagu Rasam Pepper Rasam Recipe, Milagu Rasam. A popular, spicy and tangy rasam served with hot steamed rice. Pepper Rasam provides a good relief to cold and sore throat. I make pepper rasam only when we have cold running in the family. For some reason, it has stuck to our mind that…
Rajma Sundal – A healthy and tasty South Indian stir fry made with rajma beans.
Mango Phirni Recipe, Aam Ki Phirni. A mouthwatering Indian Mango dessert made with mango puree, raw rice and milk.
Broccoli Fritters.A crispy and tasty fritters made with broccoli, eggs and cheddar cheese.A kid-friendly snack with the goodness of broccoli.
Palak Chaat Recipe, Palak Pakore Ki Chaat. A flavorful and mouthwatering chaat made with fried spinach, sweetened curd, and chaat chutneys.
How to Cut Snake Gourd / Pudalangai. Learn to clean and cut snake gourd/pudalangai easily with pictures.
Butter Chicken Masala Recipe, Murgh Makhani Butter Chicken Masala Recipe, Murgh Makhani Recipe. A popular and creamy Indian gravy where chicken is cooked in tomato based gravy, cashew nut paste and rich blend of spices. Butter Chicken Masala is a very popular recipe of India and it tastes so great with Rotis. It has a mild flavor but…
Chicken Kuzhambu Recipe, Chicken Curry. An aromatic and authentic South Indian chicken curry made with freshly ground spices.
Aamras Recipe – A popular and quick dessert made with ripe mango pulp, sugar and saffron.
Palak Pakora Recipe, Spinach Fritters, Palak Pakoda. A crispy and easy tea time snack made with spinach leaves in less than 15 minutes.
Sweet Potato Sesame Balls, Seasame Balls Recipe, Jian Dui Recipe. A delicious deep fried snack where mashed sweet potatoes are shaped into balls, rolled in sesame seeds, and then deep fried.
Manathakkali Vathal Kuzhambu Recipe. A traditional tangy and spicy South Indian kuzhambu made with tamarind, manathakkali vatral and few spices.
Ammini Kozhukattai Recipe, Mini Kozhukattai,Mani Kozhukattai. A traditional salty and savory mini kozhukattai prepared on Vinayaka Chaturthi.
Ulundu Kozhukattai Recipe. A salty and savory traditional kozhukattai/dumplings made with rice flour and urad dal filling.
Ganesh Chaturthi Recipes Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaga Chaturthi is an important festival celebrated all over India in honor of Lord Ganesha. Usually we buy pillaiyar made out of kaliman/clay and decorate him with garland, bermuda grass/arukampul and mini umbrella. We then worship the idol, do pooja and offer him nivedeyam. On the third day, we immerse…