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W is for Watanyachi Khichadi (a spicy Peas Pulao)

Watanyachi Khichadi is served as part of the Shravani shanivar meal. The month of Shravan coincides with the Indian monsoon and is marked by vegetarian food (you can read about the reasons in this post). This khichadi, even in its … Continue reading

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U is for Umber (Banana fritters)

Unusual? Perhaps. Addictive?¬†Without a doubt! Umber (pronounced oom-burr) or banana fritters were part of the Shravani shanivar menu. The month of Shravan is one of the holy months in the Hindu calendar and coincides with the Indian monsoon. It is … Continue reading

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