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A yummy tasty traditional kongu recipe with a slight variation .


Rice - -1 cup
Toor Dal ,Moong dal ,Masoor dal -- 1/2 cup
Mustard , Jeera ,Channa dal-- 1 tsp each
Onion - 1
Green Chillies - -3
Curry leaves and Corinader leaves
Ginger - a small piece

Tomato - 1 mediumSalt to taste


1) Pressure cook dal and rice with 2.5 cups of water for 3 whistles with a spoon of oil and turmeric powder .Once done , allow the steam to leave and check whether they are cooked well .2) Meanwhile , heat oil in a pan . Once hot , add mustard and jeera . When it splutters , add chillies and channa dal with few curry leaves.

3) Once channa dal is roasted , add chopped onion and finely chopped ginger .Saute till tender .

4) Add finely chopped tomato with little salt , saute till skinny.

5) Finally,add this to the rice and mix well .Garnish with coriander leaves.

Serve hot with Raitha / any stir fried veggie .

Linking it with Potluck party by Jagruti . For this party , my partner Manjula prepared Arisi paruppu sadam .Since i already have the recipe in my space , i tried out the recipe with all the dals .


Shobha Kamath said…
Nice one. Looks very tasty.
Nava K said…
I love anything with rice and anything with dhall, so its double love for this rice dish.
Unknown said…
Muparuppu saadham looks yummy, :)
Hayley Dhanecha said…
so yummy dish..tempting :)
Sanoli Ghosh said…
Delicious rice lentils combo. Comforting meal.
Unknown said…
My most fav recipe
yumm yumm rice ! Happy New Year in advance, dear.
Unknown said…
Healthy one pot meal
AJ said…
Nice hearty dish for a cold cold day!!
Rafeeda AR said…
that's a yummy plate of rice...
My favorite paruppu satham...
Unknown said…
Healthy and comforting rice
Kavitha said…
never tried this...would love to try and it looks great :)
Unknown said…
very healthy and deliicous and yummy paruppu sadam ..
Chitra said…
Yummy one pot meal.looks yum
Chitra said…
Yummy one pot meal.looks yum
Unknown said…
like the recipe name.. a healthy rice..

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Red Chillies - 25 gms
Coriander seeds - 15 gms
Cumin seeds - 10 gms
Black Pepper- 10 gms
Biriyani Leaf- 3
Cloves - 10 gms
Dried and fried Garlic cloves - 10 nos
Cinnamon sticks - few
Staranise - few
Dried Mint - 5 tsps
Kasthuri Methi - few 
Mustard - 1 tsp
Fennel seeds - 5 gms
Kuskus - 1 tsp


1) Dry fry them one by one and grind them to a fine powder with sufficient salt.
2) Store them in an air tight container.

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