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Brinjal, chana dal, tuvar dal and other ingredinets are cooked together
Published On: 18 Jan 2011
kannada: Badanekai / Gulla
hindi: Baingan / Ringna
Gujarati: Baingan / Ringna
Oriya: Baigan / Baigana
Punjabi: Bataun / Baingan
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: Red Chillies
tamil: Vatral Milagai / Kaindha Milagai /Sigappu Milagai
malayalam: Vattal Mulaku / Chuvanna Mulaku / Kollamulaku
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
malayalam: Puli / Valan Puli
kannada: Hunase Hannu / Huli
Bengali: Tentool / Tetul
Konkani: Chinchamb / Amptan
Oriya: Tentuli / Dalima
Kashmiri: Tamber / Tambari
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
malayalam: Nalikeram / Thenga
telugu: Kobbari Kaaya
Gujarati: Naliyer / Nariyal
Punjabi: Gola / Nariyal
English: Turmeric Powder
kannada: Arashina / Harasina Pudi
hindi: Haldi / Hardhar
Gujarati: Hardhar / Haldi
Marathi: Halad / Halede
Oriya: Haladi Gunda
Punjabi: Haldar / Haldi
English: Coconut oil
tamil: Thengaai ennai
telugu: Kobbari nune
kannada: Thengina Yenna
hindi: Nariyala tela
Bengali: Laban / Noone
For preparing rasavangi - brahmin special, wash tuvar dal and boil it in a pressure cooker with 3 cups of water and a pinch of turmeric powder. Keep aside.
Fry chana dal, urad dal, and red chillies for a few minutes with coconut oil.
Add grated coconut and fry again.
Grind the mixture with sufficient quantity of water.
Soak tamarind in water and squeeze it out. Boil brinjal pieces in that tamarind water. Add turmeric powder and salt.
Add boiled tuvar dal(1st step) and again cook it.
Add ground mixture of the 4th step and keep boiling for a few minutes. Add asafoetida.
Fry mustard seed in coconut oil and add to the above mixture.
Add curry leaves.
Rasavangi - brahmin special, is ready. 'Rasavangi' denotes that this dish will make one ask for rasam.
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