Karwa Chauth is the most auspicious day for all married women in North India. This day is very special as married women undergo fasting for the well-being and prosperity of their husbands.
Women undergo fasting for the whole day and they eat food only after they see the moon through the seive. Though the fasting is done for the whole day, there are many varieties of food prepared on this special occasion.
So today at Boldsky, we tell you about different sweets, parathas and other tasty dishes to prepare for Karwa Chauth. These dishes are easy and you don't have to put in a lot of efforts while you prepare these foods.
Keeping our health in mind, try to avoid preparing oily foods. As fasting is done for the whole day consuming oily foods soon after the period of fasting might affect your health. You can drink water and consume hydrating foods like water melons and pomegranates.
The most famous and important dish for karwa chauth is besan kadhi. This is a traditional dish that is prepared for the festival. Read on to know how to prepare this item.
Badam halwa is a great food to break your fast Especially because it provides more energy soon after you eat. Read on to know how to prepare badam halwa for karwa chauth.
As the fast is done for almost a day, water based fruits relieve you from being thirsty; they also fill your hunger.
Dry Fruits Sweets:
You can prepare sweets with dry fruits like almonds, cashews, dates and dry grapes. They can be a great combination and can give you instant energy.
Most people believe that they cannot have rice during the Karwa Chauth festival. But dont worry; you can make yummy poha recipes. Read on to know about special poha recipes that you can prepare.
As sweets are important in any festival, doodh peda is made of milk and it tastes yummy. Do try this awesome doodh peda recipe for this Karwa Chauth.
Hmmm.. yummy ladoo can be offered as 'nivedya' and later on, you can have it to break your fast. As 'laddoo' contains sugar, it gives you energy once you have it.
One of the yummiest foods that you can prepare for Karwa Chauth is the dum aloo. Once all the rituals are over, you cannot wait to have this recipe.
Paneer Gulab Jamoon:
If you want to try something new and different, then you can surely prepare paneer gulab jamoon recipe. This is the most loved sweet by everyone.
Aloo parathas are very famous in North India. You can prepare different types of parathas like cabbage, spinach parathas but aloo parathas taste the best.
Lassi acts as a coolent on your system. As you have fasted the whole day, drinking lassi, can sort out all your gastric problems.