Navratri Recipes | Vrat | Upwas Recipes

Navratri Recipes | Vrat | Upwas Recipes

I am compiling all Navratri  recipes and Vrat/Upwas (Fasting) recipes here.  For Navratri 2013 vrat recipes collection click here. Navratri is 9 days of celebration worship of Durga (Shaki) in different avatars and Navratri celebrated in different forms across India.  In Northern and Western India fasting is observed during nine days of navratra.  So here collection of fasting (vrat/upvas) recipes and South Indian Navratri recipes so it would be easy for you to plan your meal specially during fasting.   Hope you find it useful.

You can also check navratri and fasting rules/guidelines here.  Enjoy the festive to fullest.   Wish you all Happy Navratri celebration.


Note:  Replace table salt with Sendha Namak in recipes.  If you don’t use green chili/red chili powder replace with black pepper powder.  Avoid anything in below recipes that you won't use while fasting.  In vada recipes skip onions for Naivedyam.


North Indian Vrat (fasting) Recipes

Navratri Fasting Vrat Recipes

Appetizer/Accompaniment

Sabudana Vada | Tikki
Kela Aloo Tikki
Vrat Ke Papdi Chaat
Vrat Ke Dahi Puri
Aloo Raita
Fruit Salad In Yogurt Dressing
Lauki Raita
Cucumber Mango Raita
Peanut Sundal
Phalahari Hari Chutney | Vrat Ke Dhaniya Chutney
Sweet Chutney | Imli Khajur Ki Mithi Chutney
Phalahari Mungfali Til Chutney | Peanut Sesame Chutney

Desserts/Sweets/Metha ~ Kuch Metha Ho Jaye …

Badam Katli | Almond Fudge
Singhara Burfi
Anjeer Aur Khajoor Rolls | Dry Figs & Dates Rolls
Dhaniya Panjiri
15 Mins Microwave Khoya
Singhara & Sabudana Laddoo
Coconut Laddoo | Nariyal Ladoo
Dates Sesame Ladoo | Khajoor Til Ke Ladoo
Shakarkhand Halwa | Sweet Potato Halwa
Singhara Halwa
Lauki Kheer
Khajoor Kheer | Dates Payasam
Gajar Ki Kheer | Carrot Payasam
Sabudana Kheer | Sago Milk Pudding
Apple Rabdi
Aamkhand
Mango Sago
Mixed Fruit Jam
Mango Kulfi
Frozen Yogurt Popsicle

Beverages

Apple Milkshake
Banana Milkshake
Nuts, Dates and Fruits Milkshake
Badam & Pista Dudh | Almond & Pistachio Milk
Thandai
Mango Lassi
Sweet Lassi
Papaya Smoothie
Papaya & Pear Passion
Apple Banana Carrot Juice
Pappya Apple Juice
Pear & Orange Juice
Papaya Apple Juice
Watermelon Juice
Cucumber Lemonade
Strawberry Lemonade
Jaljeera | Mint Lemonade

Main Course

Sabudana Thalipeeth
Sabudana Khichdi
Singhara Puri
Singhara Cheela

Side Dish – Sabji

Vratwale Aloo Sabzi
Vrat Ke Arbi Sabzi | Phalahari Tari Arbi Sabzi
Kachhe Kele Ki Sabji | Plantain Stir Fry
Kachhe Kela Fry | Plantain Shallow Fry
Phalahari Lauki (Dudhi) Sabzi
Carrot Coconut Salad

DIY Recipes | How to Recipes

South Indian Navratri Recipes

Pasi Paruppu Payasam | Moong Dal Kheer
Poha Kheer | Aval Payasam
Seviyan Kheer | Semiya Payasam
Panchakajjaya
Karamani Sundal | Lobia Sundal
Mochakottai Sundal | Butterbeans Sundal
Verkadalai Sundal | Peanut Sundal
Rajma Sundal
Bada | Vada
Masala Vada
Maddur Vada
Karamani Vada | Lobia Vada
Dahi Bhalle | Dahi Vada
Lemon Rice
Puliyogare | Tamarind Rice
Vangi Bath