Sabut Aloo

Long list of ingredients, but simple to make !Ingredients:
500 gms Potatoes (small, whole) boiled, peeled½ cup (100 gms) Dahi (yogurt), beaten smooth
2 tsp Dhania (coriander) powder
¼ tsp Pissi kali mirch (powdered black pepper)
1 tbsp Sendha namak (rock salt)
2-3 Green chillies
2 tsp Ginger, chopped
2 tbsp Ghee (clarified butter)
1 sprig Kadhi patta (curry leaves)
1 tsp Zeera (cumin […]

Sabudaana (Tapioca) Vada

Most fattening, but delicious !Ingredients:
1 kg Potatoes, boiled, peeled, mashed
1 cup (150 gms) Saboodana (sago = tapioca)2 tsp Sendha namak (rock salt)
 1 tsp Chilli powder
 1 tbsp (heaped) Hara dhania (green coriander), chopped
1 tsp Green chillies, chopped
1 tbsp Lemon juice
- Ghee (clarified butter)/*Oil for deep frying*Peanut oil or Olive oil or Palm oil – […]

Potato Pizzas

Serves: 4Some steamed broccoli and a large tossed salad complete this simple meal.Ingredients: 4 large baking potatoes
1 cup marinara sauce, or more as needed
1 to 1/2 cups grated part-skim mozzarella cheesepizza sauce mix
1 can of chopped tomatoes or 4 medium tomatoes cooked skinned and chopped 2 tble spoons virgin olive oil
1 tsp sweet basil
1/2 tsp […]

PIZZA POTATOES

Serves: 4 Some steamed broccoli and a large tossed salad complete this simple meal. Ingredients: 4 large baking potatoes 1 cup marinara sauce, or more as needed 1 to 1/2 cups grated part-skim mozzarella cheese pizza sauce mix 1 can of chopped tomatoes or 4 medium tomatoes cooked skinned and chopped 2 tble spoons virgin […]

From Muddy Waters

By Bhutatma dasaRecently I watched the film Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed by Ben Stein. If you haven’t seen it, Stein interviews prominent academics regarding their views on the debate over evolution. Recently I watched the film Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed by Ben Stein. If you haven’t seen it, Stein interviews prominent academics regarding their views […]

Global Village Talk

By Nitaisundara dasaEverybody has found their way to the Internet; practically every belief, interest, desire, and product has some representation on the Web. It is therefore not surprising that Gaudiya Vaishnavas have also made their way into the online village. After all, with a spiritual aspiration culminating in a bucolic life, one would expect us […]

Modern Civilization – A Pig’s Fart?

BY: SAHADEVA DASAOn 26th November 2009, on the 1st anniversary of terrorist attack on the Indian city of Mumbai when whole of India was put on alert, there was another kind of scare on the other side of the globe. A flatulent pig sparked a gas emergency in southern Australia Thursday when a farmer mistook […]

Mumbai 26/11: “Where Was God?”

By Vineet Chander for Om Sweet Om on 26 Nov 2009On 26/11 last year, India witnessed one of the biggest acts of urban terrorism unparalled in the annals of history. South Mumbai was successfully targetted by 10 odd terrorists and the siege continued for about 60 hours. On 26/11 last year, India witnessed one of […]

Veggie Delite La Temple Restaurant Review

Literally every vegetable they prepare tastes so good, it’ll become your favorite food the instant you eat it. You can walk through the door hating tomatoes, olives, cauliflower, or the like. As soon as you taste these ingredients in the dishes, you’ll love them. There’s some kind of brilliant synergy among their ingredients. Also, it […]

Baked Sweet Potato with Spices (Shakarkand Chat)

By Anand Lila devi dasi Ingredients • 2 big (500 g) sweet potatoes  • 1 Tsp chat masala • 1 Tsp salt (reduce to 1/2 Tsp if chat masala already has salt in it) • 11/2 Tsp cumin powder • 1/2 Tsp amchur powder • 1/2 Tsp yellow asafetida powder • 1/2 Tsp ground black […]