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A special dish for Sankrathi, especially for people in southern parts of Andhra
Published On: 16 Aug 2002
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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
tamil: Mundhiri Paruppu / Andiparippu
malayalam: Andiparippu / Kashuvandiparippu / Parangi Andi
kannada: Godambi / Geru Beeja
Bengali: Hijli Badam
Konkani: Cajjubi / Caaju / Moyi / Kazu
Oriya: Kaju / Lanka Ambumanji / Kajubadam
tamil: Ular Dhraakshai / Kaintha Thratchai / Karuppudraaksha
malayalam: Kismis / Unakku Munthiringa
telugu: Kisimiss / Yendu Dhraksha
kannada: Ona Drakshi / Vonadraakshe
hindi: Khishmish / Kash / Drax
Bengali: Kash / Kishmish
Gujarati: Lal Draksh / Kismis / Drax
Konkani: Khishmish / Suke Dhrakshi
Marathi: Bedane / Manuka
Tulu: Nungel Draakshe
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
Chop almonds and cashewnuts.
Clean the raisins(kishmish).
Pour milk in the earthern pot called `Pongapani` and place it on fire.
When the milk starts to boil, add rice and dal.
When the rice and dal are cooked, add jaggery and ghee.
Cook it on medium fire for sometime and then add almonds, cashewnuts, saffron, nutmeg and cardamom powders.
Finally, add raisins or kishmish.
Bring to one or two good boils.
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