Maa Vilakku Maavu Recipe - Maa Vilakku Recipe
Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: Indian
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Traditional rice flour lamp or maa vilakku made during karthigai deepam or festive occasions like aadi velli, thai masam, vilakku poojai.
  • Roasted Rice Flour - 1 cup
  • Jaggery - ¾ cup
  • Ghee - 1 tblsp
  • Cardamom Powder - ½ tsp
  • Sesame Oil for lighting
  1. Take rice flour, jaggery and cardamom in a blender and powder it finely.
  2. Add ghee and knead to a soft dough.
  3. Shape it into a ball, use a cup to make a dent.
  4. Fill with sesame oil, put a vilakku tiri and light it.
  5. You can make this for any festive occasion like karthigai deepam, aadi velli, thai masam, vilakku poojai.
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