Aug 282015
 
Chakra pongali or sweet pongal recipe or sakkarai pongal

Chakra pongali is a sweet that is often prepared during Indian festivals like pongal or sankranti and other pujas at home. It is a sweeter version to ven pongal or khara pongal. Chakra pongali or sweet pongal is made using moong dal and rice, cooked in ghee, milk and jaggery. It is easy to prepare and even healthier since it [Read more]

Aug 282015
 
Festival recipes - naivedyam recipes

Today, being Varalakshmi vratam, I have tried to compile a simple list of festival recipes or naivedyam recipes that can be prepared this sravana masam.       For varalakshmi vratam, I normally prepare 5 naivedyam recipes, most of which are available in the blog. They are – Pulihora or tamarind rice Garelu or medu vada Daddojanam or curd rice [Read more]