November 07, 2015

9 Delicious Diwali Sweets to Surprise your FnF!!

Sharing Happiness, Joy and sweets with our dears and nears is the important aspect of any festival isn't it? Though every year we celebrate all festivals, the enthusiasm spreads all over as if we are celebrating it for the first time. Diwali, The festival of lights symbolizing the victory of righteousness is no doubt the brightest festival. Here are the simple and exclusive recipes of delicious sweets for you to make specially for Diwali and share with your dear ones...


This is a rich and delicious sweet native to Tirunelveli. It is a mandatory sweet made here during marriages and Thalai Diwali.   This Thiripagam has three major ingredients and hence got that name. It has the blended taste of Mysorepak, Kajukathli and Palkova. In marriages, a table spoon of thiripagam is wrapped in butterpapers and served to all... <<--- Click Here for the Recipe --->>


Maaladu is the  delicious and simplest sweet from Tamilnadu and this is a must sweet item on all important occasions . The soft texture of this sweet melts in mouth with the mesmerizing aroma of ghee and Cardamom. Since it is very easy to make and rich in protein we make this to give kids as evening snack too... <<--- Click Here for the Recipe --->>

Shahi Tukda

A very rich, pleasurable  and exquisite dessert. Fried breads are soaked in creamy milk with nuts, dry fruits and flavoured with cardamom and saffron. An ideal sweet or dessert for birthday parties, pot luck and festive season... <<--- Click Here for the Recipe --->>

Bread Halwa

A melt in mouth dessert that is easy to make for any special occasion. With the basic recipe you can make any variations in adding more ingredients like grated carrot, pineapple pulp or orange juice to make it more flavorful and rich in taste. <<--- Click Here for the Recipe --->>


Okkarai is the traditional sweet made in Kanyakumari and Tirunelveli Tamil Brahmin families. Whether we do other sweets and savories are not, this Okkarai and Inji leghiyam is the must for Diwali. It is a healthy, simple and delicious sweet since it is steamed and less ghee is used. Usually and traditionally we make this out of Chana dhal (kadalai paruppu). Now we are making this combining Moongh dhal and Chana dhal which is more healthy. 

Besan and Milk Burfi

A temptingly tasty and perfect sweet recipe suitable for any festive season is Besan and Milk Recipe. These ingredients can be used to make different types of desserts like ladoos, burfis and cakes. Here is the recipe of  delicious dessert with heavenly taste...


An authentic and delicious sweet of Tamil nadu that needs only two ingredients to make. An enjoyable dessert with heavenly taste which is mandatory on all functions. Once you taste this you cannot resist your self in asking more of this  mesmerizing traditional sweet. The main ingredient you should possess to make this is only Patience!!!!

Sevencup Cake

A simple and delicious sweet very ideal for distributing to friends and neighbours during festivals or any auspicious occasion. When my son said his colleagues asked him to bring home-made sweets after vacation, I made this last week. I added some nuts and dry fruits to make it more delicious and rich. Even the beginners can prepare it without any risk since it involves very simple procedure...

Mouth melting Coconut Burfi

Coconut Burfi is the Traditional and Popular Sweet made with less ingredients. Since it is quite easy to make we make it often during different Vrat and Festive occasions. Not only on festivals but it is also made as snack for kids. Make this simple delicious coconut fudge and enjoy the mouth melting dessert....