“Pachakam” means cooking in kerala and Pachakam.Com welcomes you to the magnificent world of easy and healthy Indian cooking with a probe into the fascinating Indian cooking recipes. Cooking is not just about making food but is an art of presenting your culinary skills to those who love food with a different flavor and Indian cooking, by no means is an exception.
Special recipe to make during ramadhan fasting time
Published On: 03 Nov 2009
English: Fennel seeds
tamil: Perunjeeragam / Shombei / Sathakuppai;
malayalam: Perumjeerakam / Suthakuppa
telugu: Peddajeelakarra Or Sopu
kannada: Sompu / Badi-Sopu / Dodda Jeerige / Dodda Sompu
hindi: Saunf / Sonp
Bengali: Panmohuri / Mauri / Methe
Gujarati: Variari / Warjari
Marathi: Saunf / Badishep
Punjabi: Badi Saunf / Shathapushpaa
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
malayalam: Elakkaya / Elakka
telugu: Yalakulu / Elaichi / Yaalakkaya / Yealak-Kayulu
kannada: Yalakki / Yelachi
hindi: Choti Elaichi
Bengali: Elach / Garate
Gujarati: Elcho / Elaychi
Konkani: Kalo Elu / Yelo
Marathi: Eachi / Masala Welchi / Veldoda / Velchi
Oriya: Aleicha / Gujuratie / Alaichi
Kashmiri: Aa / Lbuduaa
Urudu: Ilaychi / Elaisi
English: Star Anise
Bengali: Chakro Phool / Guamouri
tamil: Grambu / Lavangam / Kiraambu
malayalam: Karayaamboovu / Grambu
telugu: Lavangam / Lavangalu
kannada: Lavanga / Lavangapattai
hindi: Lavang / Laung
Bengali: Labango / Lawang
Gujarati: Laving / Lavang
Konkani: Grambu / Lovang / Longan
Marathi: Luvanga / Laung
Punjabi: Long / Lavang / Laung
English: Green Chillies
tamil: Pachchii Milagai
telugu: Patchimirapa / Pachchi Mirapakayalu
kannada: Hasi Menasinakai
hindi: Hara Mircha / Hari Mirch
Bengali: Kancha Lanka / Maricha
Konkani: Jeevisaang / Tanrni Mirsang / Tanrni Miriyasang
Marathi: Pachchai Milagai
Oriya: Lila Marcha
telugu: Nirulli / Ullipayalu / Yerra Gaddalu
kannada: Ulligadde / Erulli / Neeruli
hindi: Pyaz / Dungri / Kanda
Bengali: Pyajj / Piyaz
Gujarati: Dungri / Kanda
Konkani: Sawalo / Piyavu
telugu: Allam / Allamu / Sonthi
kannada: Shunti / Alla / Ashi Shunti / Ardraka
hindi: Adrak / Adu / Soonth
Gujarati: Aadu / Soonth
Urudu: Adrak / Adhrak
tamil: Poondu / Vellaipoondu
malayalam: Veluthulli / Vellulli
telugu: Vellulli / Velluri / Ullipayilu / Vellipaaya / Tellapaayalu / Velluli Payalu
hindi: Lehsan / Lasun
Bengali: Rasoon / Rashun
Konkani: Lahsun / Losan
Marathi: Lasun / Lusson
Punjabi: Lassan / Lahsun
Urudu: Lassun / Leshun
telugu: Tametokai / Ramamulaga (Pandu/Kaya)
kannada: Tomaato Hannu
Oriya: Bilati Baigana
Soak the dhal mixture with methi seeds and dry peas for 2 hours before the preparation.
After 2 hours, soak the rice with dhal mixture for 30 minutes.
In a pressure cooker, put some oil. Add ginger, garlic and saute it for few minutes until brown color.
Then add fennel seeds, cinnamon, cardamom, cloves and star anise.
When aroma comes, add onion, green chillies and fry well.
Add chopped tomato and cover the pan. Let it cook until tomatomashes to become gravy.
Drain the water from dhal & rice mixture and add to the cooker.
Add 6 cups of water and stir it well.
Add chopped coriander leaves and mint leaves.
Cover the cooker and wait for the whistle. Keep in medium flame for 3-4 whistles.
Open the cooker and mash the rice and dhal mixture by adding more water to become soup.
Boil it well until you get your desired soup texture.
Switch off the stove and add coconut milk finally.
:- Serve the dish with egg plant chutney or thuviyal.
Rice cooked in coconut milk - a super recipe for parties...
Paya Soup Curry is an excellent Pakistani dish with goat leg. Paya Soup Curry is very healthy soup...
Hariyali pulav is a Hariyana cuisine recipe that is easy to ...
Curry leaves rice is a flavored rice .Curry Leaves Rice is ...
Plantain flower( Vazhaipoo) is a healthy one for all. Women...
Orange rice has a good search in all places. it's delicious ...
Nizana Shammas is a hosewife who has lots of interest n cooking. She is an expert in providing various traditional recipes.
Renukadevi Kumanan is a well versed person in providing varities of South Indian recipes and also some modern recipes. She used to try varities of recipes from different cuisines.
Sign up to receive email updates for New Recipes/Special Announcements