Category: Vrat food

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Sawa ke chawal ki tikki and vada

Looking for Navratri or fasting recipe. Here is a tasty and crispy Sawa ke chawal ki tikki and vada recipe. Sama ke chawal combined with boiled potatoes to form this falahari crispy fritters. Along with sabudana/sago this sama ke chawal also referred to as Vrat ke...

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Paneer Stuffed Croquettes

Enjoy this simple and easy paneer stuffed croquettes to please your friends or family. It is so deliciously addictive that you will crave for more!! If you’re on the search for a crispy and crunchy appetizer then look no more! These paneer stuffed croquettes are easy to make and is always a...

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Spicy Millet Salad Bowl

Looking for a quick-n-easy flavorful meal tonight? How about a Spicy millet Buddha bowl that is loaded with flavor and bursting with nutrients – a complete meal in itself !! Take a break from the usual fasting recipes and dive your forks into this spicy millet salad...

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Vrat ki Papdi

Regardless of the occasion, these crispy and crunchy deep fried crackers (papdi or mathris) will call for your attention on any day and above all they are gluten-free, dairy-free and vegan!! Holy days of Navratri are here and we are all set for healthy, gluten free diet. On the...

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Vrat ka Halwa

A scrumptious and super healthy vrat ka halwa that uses 6 basic ingredients and combines into a mouthwatering sweet. A gluten-free and vegan recipe! What is your favorite sweet during Navratri? For me it is –  quick and easy vrat ka halwa. Mom made this delicacy by combining two...

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Navratri Recipe Collection

Navratri is a very auspicious time of the year and is celebrated over the period of 8-9 days. During this time period, devotees observe fast from the first day to the ninth day. People eat only one meal a day, prepared with grains and vegetables that are healthy and...

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Dhaniya Panjiri

On the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami a healthy and nutritious Dhaniye ki panjeeri prepared with coriander powder, sugar and dry nuts. An easy prasad, which takes just 15 minutes start to finish! How can Janmashtami be complete without Dhaniya Panjiri?  Dhaniya panjiri is an aromatic...

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Sweet Potato Cutlet

Since it’s Navratri week, here is another yummy delicacy – sweet potato cutlet or shakarkandi ki cutlet. This healthy, gluten-free, no onion no garlic cutlet is super yum and easy to prepare. Just toss everything together, mix, shape and cook. A perfect recipe for Navratri or any other...

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Sabudana Namkeen

Looking for a quick phalahari recipe, then give this speedy sabudana namkeen a try. During Navratri or fasting days, people consume falahari diet that consist of fruits, vegetables, dry nuts and some dairy products and this quick and easy snack is an ideal fasting recipe. 15 minutes and a handful...

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Navratri Meal Plan

Navratri is a very auspicious time of the year and is celebrated over the period of 8-9 days. During this time period, devotees observe fast from the first day to the ninth day. People eat only one meal a day and that too phalahari. The term phalahari or...

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Phalahari Vrat ki Chutney

This quick and simple phalahari vrat ki chutney is ideal for any fasting day. The term phalahari or falahari refers to ‘phal’ that means fruit and ‘aahar’ means diet – meaning diet that contains fruits and veggies. During fasting days, people consume falahari diet that consist...

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Tawa Aloo Chaat

Looking for some delicious potatoes recipe for Navratri, then try my quick and easy tawa aloo chaat recipe. Requires only a handful of ingredients and trust me, you’ll be making it over and over again. These griddle cooked potatoes are simply the best and easy to cook.  For this dish, baby...

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Mathura ke Pede

Excitement of festivities have gripped the nation and everyone seems drenched in a festive mood. On this occasion, people are busy preparing a wide assortment of sweets and savory snacks. Same applies to me as well, Diwali fever has caught up with me and my kitchen is all set to...

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Instant Rabri or Rabdi

Growing up, I have always relished my mom made desserts. She had that magic touch which could convert a simple pudding into a rich and heavenly delight at ease. Among all the sweets that my mom made, this one is my all time favorite Diwali sweet. Rabdi or rabri is...

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Sama rice Idli or vrat ki idli

Finally, it’s Fridaaay and who doesn’t love Fridays… at least I do. 🙂  Friday means weekend is here and you have two full days of break from work – breathe, relax and enjoy!! And to top that, it’s Navratri week meaning simple and easy meals that require minimal...

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Vrat Dahi Vada or Dahi Bhalla

Navratri is around the corner and I am going through a list of potential falahari recipes that I want to try this year.  According to my Navratri meal planner, I needed something chatpata to pair up with kuttu ke atte ki roti and the idea of making vrat dahi...

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Vrat Aloo Chaat Recipe

Fasting doesn’t mean that you have to be refrained from you favorite foods. Today’s vrat aloo chaat recipe is a quick and easy to put together recipe, it only took me 15 minutes from start to finish. During Navratri, my family relish these tasty potatoes as street food...