Vinayakar Chaturthi also known as Ganesh Chaturthi, is around the corner. It is believed to be the day when Vinayakar was born. The fourth day of the month of Avani during the new moon period is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Shiva and Parvathy’s son. During this festival, devotees prepare a variety of traditional recipes like Modagam, Uppu Kozhyakattai, Sundal, Pal Payasam, Mani Kozhyakattai, Parauppu Payasam, Nei Appam, Poli etc. This Ganesh Chaturthi check out some new and interesting recipes. Make the feast a memorable one.
We can certainly not miss out on the essential dish, and that is Modagam. Check it out here:
Modak or Modagam:
Modak is one of the most important food preparations made on Ganesh Chaturthi. It is believed to be Ganesha’s favourite. Made of rice flour, grated coconut and jaggery, it is a very nutritious food item.
Apart from Modak, check out these unusual recipes that will best suit the occasion:
Sanjori is one of the best sweet recipes that is easy to make. You can check out this recipe on Vinayakar Chaturthi. Made of maida, sooji, sugar and milk, this dish can be prepared during any special occasion. Click here to know how to make it.
This is a soothing delicious drink. It’s very easy to make. Make Ganesh Chaturthi feast more special by preparing this recipe. To know how to make it at home, click this link.
This recipe is meant for special occasions and you cannot find a better day than Ganesh Chaturthi to try out this Basundi dish. The freshness of strawberry and the chunky fruit bites will leave you asking for more. Check out the method to prepare the recipe by clicking here.
You must have had regular puris but here’s a unique recipe for you. Yes, coconut puri is easy to make and a delicious dish for a special occasion. So check out this recipe here.
Hope you enjoy these recipes. Make the most of Ganesh Chaturthi and may Ganesha bless you all with happiness, good health and prosperity. Here’s wishing one and all a very happy Vinayagar Chaturthi!
For more recipes, check out this link which has videos of master chef Sanjeev Kapoor.