Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Kanu Pongal - Pongal Special Recipes

Day 3 of Pongal is celebrated as Kanu Pongal. Here are some yummy recipes prepared for Kanu Pongal. Hope you enjoy these at home. I still remember my mom preparing all varieties of Kalanda Sadam (Variety Rice) for Kanum Pongal. 

On Kanu Pongal, we put Kanu Pidi. Balls of rice are prepared and fed to crows. A white rice, a sweet rice, a red rice (with red kum kum) and a yellow rice (with turmeric). 

Recipes for the day!

1. Lemon Rice

2. Coconut Rice

3. Puliyodarai

4. Curd Rice

5. Chakkara Pongal

Optional Recipes

Ulundu Vadai (Medhu Vadai)

Have a great one guys!


  1. wow...what a beautiful and delicious spread, all the recipes looks colorful and inviting...that too sakkarai pongal is too tempting...very nice Roshni!

  2. kanu pongal recipes.. are my fav.. fantastic recipes..

  3. I had my kanu pidi over skype! :( But it is so nice to see so many varieties of dishes here! Love the pictures!