Happy Ayutha Pooja!
Remember the part about being in India to celebrate festivals that I had written about in my moving to India post? Here's one of the whys:
That's the absolutely delicious home-cooked Ayutha Pooja special lunch at parents' place today. Shown in pic: Medu vada, sundal, beans usili, arbi fry, sankegourd kootu, potato pal-curry, poori and appalam. Not shown dal, sambhar, rasam, rice, curds and payasam.