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Sri Ganesh Chaturthi: Kondai Kadalai Sundal Recipe

August 23, 2009 By: admin Category: Festives & Sweets, Snacks No Comments →

During Sri Ganesh Chaturthi, we also prepare this Kondai Kadalai or channa or garbanzo beans sundal and offer it to God.


Kondai Kadalai or Garbanzo beans or channa (white) – 1 cup

Coconut scrapings – 3 tsp

Mustard – 1/2 tsp

Oil – 1 tsp

Red chilli – 2 – 3

Curry and coriander leaves – to garnish

Salt – as required


1. Wash and soak the channa or kondai kadalai in water overnight.

2. Steam cook it adding water and salt.

3. Now take a tawa, heat oil and add mustard and allow it to pop.

4. Now add the red chilli and curry and coriander leaves.

5. Add the cooked kondai kadalai or channa and mix well.

6. Finally add the coconut scrapings and turn off the stove.

Channa or kondai kadalai sundal

Channa or kondai kadalai sundal

Kondai kadalai sundal or Channa sundal is ready.

Channa Idli Recipe

April 16, 2009 By: admin Category: Breakfast/Easy tiffin No Comments →


Black or White channa – 2 cups

Fenugreek – 1 tsp

Urad dhal – 2 tsp

Pepper, Jeera – little

Cabbage, beans, peas – 3/4 cup

Onion – 1/4 cup

salt – as required


1. Soak channa, fenugreek, urad dhal in water for 4 hours and get them grinded to a fine paste along with pepper, jeera and salt.

2. Leave it for minimum 2 hours to get fermented.

3. Now add onion, cabbage, beans, peas and prepare like the normal idlies.

4. Rich channa idli is ready to be served with sambar.

This will be filling and a good dish for those who are dieting.