Vinayagar/Ganesha Chathurthi Specials -TamilNadu Festival

Ganesha/Vinayagar/Pillaiyar  Chathurthi is the Hindu festival celebrated on the birthday of Lord Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Paarvathi. Vinayagar Chathurthi is celebrated in the Tamil month "Aavani - Valarpirai Chathurthi". On this day clay idol of Vinayagar is kept in all the houses and decorated with different types of garland. For Vinayagar Chathurthi special offerings like Poorna kozhukattai, Kaara kozhukattai, Mani Kozhukattai, Modhakams, Sundals, Vadais, Payasam are made and special prayers are done.

List of Vinayagar/Ganesha Chathurthi specials...

Please clicks on the links below for step by step instructions with photos...
 Kaara Pidi Kozhukattai -2  
 Paal Kozhukattai with Vellam 
 Pidi Kozhukattai [Sweet Pidi kozhukattai]
 Uppu urundai/Kaara Kozhukattai

Red Aval Kozhukattai/Aval Kozhukattai
Samai Uppu Kozhukattai/Little Millet Kozhukattai

Sundals & Vadai

 Black Kondakadalai Sundal          
 White Kondakalai Sundal
 Urad Dal Vadai/Medhu Vadai


Rava Ladoo

 Ellu Urundai/Sesame seeds Ladoo  
 Pottukadalai Ladoo/Roasted gram ladoo 
 Bhoondi Ladoo
 Besan Ladoo/Gram Flour Ladoo
 Chakkarai Pongal/Sakkarai Pongal/Sweet Pongal With Jaggery
 VaraguArisiSakkarai Pongal
 Rava /Sooji Kesari
 Semiya Paayasam/Vermicelli Payasam
 Paasi paruppu payasam
 Sago/Javvarisi Payasam
Puran Poli

White Rice

Murungaikkai Sambar
Urad dal Vadai/Ullundhu Vadai
UrulaiKizhangu Varuval/Potato Fry

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  1. such delicious collection for ganesh bappa dear :) you have tempted me :)

  2. have got a lovely collections...keep going priya!!


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