Author: Kamala

Poriyal

Yam (Pidi Karunai Kizhangu) Varuval

“Pidi Karunai”  is a Tuber  belongs to Yam Family.  “Pidi” in Tamil means “size of our Fist”.  This tuber is of our fist size and hence it is called “Pidi Karunai.” It has medicinal values and very good for piles problem. However, if it is not cooked properly, it gives an itchy feeling in […]

Sweets

Kummayam

“Kummayam” also known as “Aadi Kummayam” is a sweet dish prepared with different combination of lentils and jaggery and offered to God as Prasadam on “Aadi Velli” or “Aadi Sevvai”.