Bajra Khichdi | How to make Bajra Khichdi

By Deepti Gupta  |  28th Aug 2015  |  
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About Bajra Khichdi Recipe

Bajra Khichdi is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Bajra Khichdi in your kitchen. This recipe requires few minutes for preparation and 30 minutes to cook. The Bajra Khichdi by Deepti Gupta has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Bajra Khichdi at home without any difficulty. Bajra Khichdi is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Bajra Khichdi would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Bajra Khichdi this weekend. Share your Bajra Khichdi cooking experience on the BetterButter platform. You can also use the "What's cooking" feature on the app to get in touch with other home chefs like Deepti Gupta for inputs. In case you have any queries for Bajra Khichdi you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Deepti Gupta. You can also rate the Bajra Khichdi and give feedback.

Bajra Khichdi

Ingredients to make Bajra Khichdi

  • 1/2 cup pearl millet
  • 1/4 cup split green gram
  • salt to taste
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
  • 2 tbsp ghee
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • asafoetida a pinch

How to make Bajra Khichdi

  1. Clean bajra and soak overnight or at least for 6-7 hours and drain.
  2. Clean and soak moong dal for 30 minutes and drain.
  3. Combine bajra and moong dal in a pressure cooker, add 2 cups of water and salt, mix well and pressure cook for 4 whistles.
  4. Open the lid, once the steam is released.
  5. In a frying pan, heat ghee, add cumin seeds, when the seeds start to splutter add asafoetida and turmeric powder.
  6. Add this ghee/tadka to the cooked khichdi mix well and cook for 2-3 minutes on medium flame.
  7. Serve hot with a dollop of ghee and powdered jaggery:)

Reviews for Bajra Khichdi (5)

Karen Dcosta8 months ago

It looks yummy and tempting

Sarika Sehrawat2 years ago

This is my favorite, in winter, my mom always made for me, very healthy, delicious,,n full of nutrition,.,Iske Bina hum logo ka menu pura nahi hota,keep trying

Rekha Mehra2 years ago


Anuradha sharma3 years ago

wow really nice and healthy :D can we add sliced onions as well to the tadka mixture?

Madhavi Telange3 years ago

have newer tried bajra khichdi, need to try this

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