This is a dish of South Kanara. It is cooked in coconut milk to give a pleasant aroma . It is an ideal food for summer as it has cooling properties on the body.
The rice is cooked slowly in an utensil directly with a lot of water. Meanwhile,the coconut milk is extracted by grinding with water and passing through a sieve.
This milk along with salt is put to the rice which is slowly being cooked. After, boiling for an hour, it is removed and served.