Raw Banana / Vazhakkai

On the day of Pongal, sweet rice known as ‘Pongal’ is cooked in a new earthenware pot which is placed where the puja is to be performed. Here are some pongal recipes with and without sugar!


Recipe for Vegetable Kootu. This Kootu is mostly prepared on festival days, especially for Thiruvathirai and Pongal. This is also called as Pongal Kootu.