Ellu is exchanged during Makar Sankranti in South India. It signifies better bonding and mark of respect between indivduals.
Grate the dry coconut. I remove the black part and grate only the white part.
Dry roast white sesame, groundnut and dessicated coconut on low flame.
Peel the skin of groundnut and keep it aside.
Put split dalia for a few seconds in the pan and roast.
Mix all ingredients together.