Diwali Diya


The most simple recipe I have made. Ingredients
Gulab jamun mix — 1cup, Sugar — 3/4 cup , milk – 3/4 cup, Ghee 1/2 cup, dry roasted and Powdered cashew– 1/4 cup. Method
Mix together all the ingredients. Stir everything together in low heat for 5-7 minutes. Sweet ready. Give your desired shape. ūüėä

Purple Cabbage Rice

Navarathri Day 9 Goddess Mahagauri.
Ninth Day (14th October) Purple
Purple color is associated with luxury, grandeur and nobility.

Ingredients

Raw / Basamati¬† Rice¬† —- 1 cup
Purple¬† cabbage¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —- 1 cup
Dry red chili¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —- 2
Ginger¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —- 1/2 inch
Cashews¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —- 5-6
Sauf / fennel/ sombu —- 1 tsp
Sesame oil¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —- 3-4 tbsp
Salt¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —- 1 1/4 tsp.

Beetroot Javvarisi Payasam

Navarathri Day 8 Goddess Kaalratri. …Eighth Day (13th October) Pink
Pink symbolizes universal love, affection and harmony.

Ingredients

Milk¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬†¬† 2 cups
Sugar¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬† 1/2 cup
Javvarisi¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬† 2 tbsp
Beetroot pieces¬†¬† —-¬† 2 tbsp
Raisins¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —- 1 tbsp

Sangu Pushpam / Butterfly Pea Lemon Rice

Navarathri Day -7 Goddess Katyayani. …
Seventh Day (12th October) Royal Blue
Royal Blue is a vivid shade of color Blue and represents richness and tranquillity.

Ingredients

Rice                   —-  1 cup
Peanut              —-  3 tbsp
Mustard seeds —-  1 tsp
Dry red chilli      —-  2
Lemon  juice     —-  3-4 tbsp
Sesame  oil       —-  3 tbsp
Salt                     —-  1 1/4 tsp
Fresh  Sangu pushpam flowers  —10 -12
Few curry leaves.

Tomato Halwa

Navarathri Day -6 Goddess Katyayani. …
Sixth Day (11th October) Red
Red symbolizes passion and love . This color fills the person with vigour and vitality.

Ingredients

Firm ripe Tomato   —-   4
Sugar                       —-   3/4 cup
Ghee                        —-  3-4 tbsp
Corn flour                —-  2 tbsp
Cashews                  —-  1 tbsp
Cardamom powder —- 1/2 tsp

Elaneer Payasam / Tender Coconut Payasam

Navarathri Day — 5 Goddess Skandmata. …
Fifth Day (10th October) White
White color is synonymous with purity and innocence

Ingredients

Milk                                 — 2 cups
Tender Coconut water  — 1 1/2 cup
Tender Coconut  pulp   —  3/4 cup
Sugar                              —-  2 tbsp
Condensed Milk            —-  4 tbsp      Thick Coconut  Milk     —-   1 cup
Cardamom powder       —- 1/4 tsp.

Carrot – Peanut Sundal

Navarathri Day 4 Goddess Kushmanda.
Fourth Day (9th October) Orange
This color is full of positive energy and keeps the person upbeat.

Ingredients

Shredded  Carrot    —    1 cup
Peanut                     —    1/2 cup
Sesame  oil             —    1 tbsp
Mustard seeds       —    1 tsp
Asafetida                 —    1/4 tsp
Salt                           —   3/4 tsp
Coarsely grounded ginger and green chili        — 1 tbsp.

Ellu / Sesame Payasam

Navarathri Day -3.‚ÄĘ Goddess Chandraghanta
Third-Day (9th October) Grey
Grey color represents balanced emotions and keeps the person down-to-earth.

Ingredients

Black Ellu¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1 tsp
White¬† Ellu¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2 tsp
Jaggery¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1 cup
Thick coconut¬† milk — 1 1/2 cup
Ghee¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2 tbsp
Cashews¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† —-¬†¬†¬†¬† 1 tbsp
Cardamom pwd¬† —¬† 1/2 tsp.

Green Peas Sundal

Navarathri, day 2. Goddess Brahmacharini.
Second Day (8th October) Green
Green color symbolizes nature and evokes a sense of growth, fertility, peace and serenity

Ingredients

Dry Green Peas   — 1 cup
Fresh  coriander  — 3 tbsp
Green chili            — 1
Sesame oil            — 1 tbsp
Mustard seeds     — 1 tsp
Salt                         — 3/4 tsp.