Navratri Fasting Recipe: Make Delicious Shahi Pulao


New Delhi: Navratri is here and fasting is an important part of it. Here we have come up with a delicious pulao recipe that you can try this Navaratri.


  • Sama ke chawal/ barnyard millet – 250 gms
  • Sliced ginger – 1 tbsp
  • Ghee – 2 tbsp
  • Oil-1tbsp
  • Diced carrots – ½ cup
  • Cashew and kismish -2tbsp
  • Sendha namak/rock salt – to taste
  • Green cardamom pods – 4-5
  • Chopped coriander leaves – for garnish


– In a hot pan, add ghee, green cardamom & nuts.

– Then add the sliced ginger to it. Sauté till fragrant and then follow it up with carrots.

– Once the carrots are partially cooked, add the washed Sama ke chawal.

– Season with sendha namak & give a good toss. – Add water and allow the same to cook.

– Once done, garnish with freshly chopped coriander & serve hot.

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