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A very simple tasty easy to make dal dish with mango and bhindi
Published On: 23 Mar 2006
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English: Mustard Seeds
kannada: Sasuve / Karisasive
hindi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Sarson
Bengali: Sarsay / Shorshe / Rai
Oriya: Sorisa / Sarosha
Punjabi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Kalee Sarson
Kashmiri: Aasur / Sorisa
Urudu: Rai, Banarasi Rai, Kalee Sarson
English: Green Gram
tamil: Pachai Parupu / Payatham Paruppu / Pasipayir
telugu: Pesaru Pappu / Pesalu / Pacha-Pesalu
kannada: Hesare / Hesurubelae / Idi Hesuru
hindi: Sabut Mung
Marathi: Mung / Hirave Mug
Oriya: Muga / Biri / Jhain Muga
Punjabi: Mung / Moongi
English: Black Gram
telugu: Minu Mulu / Manipa / Uddulu
hindi: Subat Urd / Urid
Bengali: Mashkolair Dal / Kaalo Dal / Mash / Kalai
Gujarati: Aalad / Udad
Konkani: Oodeedu / Urdachi / Udid
Marathi: Uddachi / Udid
Oriya: Biri (Gota) / Muga Dali
Punjabi: Mah-Di / Mash
English: Cumin Seeds
tamil: Seerakam / Jeerakam
telugu: Jeelakara / Jidakara / Jikaka
hindi: Jeera / Jeeru / Safaid Jeera / Zeera / Shimai Shombu
Bengali: Jeera / Zeera / Safed Jira
Gujarati: Jeeru / Jiru / Safed Jiraun
Konkani: Jeerey / Jeren
Marathi: Jeera / Jeregire
Oriya: Jira / Jeera
Bengali: Laban / Noone
English: Turmeric Powder
kannada: Arashina / Harasina Pudi
hindi: Haldi / Hardhar
Gujarati: Hardhar / Haldi
Marathi: Halad / Halede
Oriya: Haladi Gunda
Punjabi: Haldar / Haldi
English: Chilli Powder
telugu: Erra Mirapa Kayalu / Yendu Mirapakayalu
kannada: Molaku / Kempu Menasinakai / Ona Menasinakai
hindi: Lal Mirch
Bengali: Paka Lanka / Lal Mirch / Lankamorich
Gujarati: Lal Marcha
Konkani: Sukki Saangi /Suke Miriyasang
Marathi: Lal Mirchi / Mirchya
Oriya: Lanka / Nali Lankamaricha
Punjabi: Lal Mirch
Kashmiri: Marach Wangun
Take 1 cup of red gram in a pressure cooker.
Wash it twice with water.
Drain the water and add twice the amount of water.
Add little salt and turmeric powder.
Add mango pieces and pressure cook upto 3 whistles.
Heat 1 tsp of oil in a pan.
Splutter mustard seeds.
Add cumin seeds, green gram, black gram and red chillies.
Add bhindis, if desired at this stage.
:- Do not pour any water.
Add salt, chilli powder and dal masala(if available).
Cover and cook for 10 mins.
Once the pressure has gone, open the cooker.
Add the dal to the pan.
Mix all contents well.
Check taste once to see if salt/spice is okay.
Cover and leave it to boil.
:- Serve with hot rice and papad.
:- You can even squeeze a little lemon juice.
Very simple and yummy.
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