With Ugadi round the corner, it is again time for new beginnings. It is auspicious time to start new ventures. New year brings in festivity as we celebrate with puja and sweets. On this ocassion, here is a bonus of Ugadi Special, collection of recipes for the season.
It is the beginning of Lunar calendar. Yuga is era and adi means beginning. Thus, it is the beginning of another year. It signifies the spirit of accepting the joys and sorrows equally , which is marked by making the pachad, a combination of neem, jaggery,tamarind, mango .
With all enthusiasm, I thought of making a collaborated post, second time it is, I approached a few bloggers and all of them happily agreed and came up with new beautiful dishes. Thus,indian bloggers across the globe have come together to bring a delicious platter here.
Here is a treasure trove of recipes that I am going to relish for a long time to come. A wonderful collection of sweets, rice dishes and a few accompaniments as salad and ambodi. Thankyou friends for making this happen. It is a sheer joy and each one is meticulously made. Click on the titles to read the recipes Happy Browsing and hope the festival is a grand affair with these additions to the menu.
Holige of Khajoor by Poornima of http://poornieasycookbook.blogspot.com
A sweet of raw mango, apt for the season by Piyali of http://mytrystwithfoodandtravel.blogspot.in
Sweets of jaggery and sesame made the healthy way by Sonal of simplyvegetarian777.com
Moongdal payasam made in coconut milk by me of evergreendishes.com
Usually made during Satyanarayan Puja, it is contributed by Swati of letscookhealthytonight.com
A tasty dessert or sweet dish by Rupali Kadam of http://hellomomy.blogspot.in
These are usually made during Ram Navmi, contributed by Jeena Suraj of http://jeenaskitchenrecipes.blogspot.in
A tasty sweet contributed here by Shubha of shubhaskitchen.com
Another of the same kind by Shobana of http://shobasdelight.blogspot.in
A favourite of all, brought to you by Nalini Somayaji of http://nsomayaji.blogspot.in
This salad is made during the festival and is contributed by Waagmi Soni of http://cookingisfunn.blogspot.in
These fritters are always made during festival, contributed by Preethi of preethicuisine.wordpress.com
Again, with the season of mangoes, this rice is usually made , contributed by Padma of masalakorb.com
A tasty dish, contributed by Alka Jena of culinaryexpress.com
Another variety of rice dish, from Tamil cuisine by Anupama Nagaraj of easybitesonline.com
A rice dish of Karnataka by me of evergreendishes.com
I hope you enjoyed the virtual tour of savouring these dishes for the season. Happy Cooking and May the festival bring peace and prosperity.
WISHING ONE AND ALL A HAPPY UGADI !
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