Coarsely powdered rice 2 cups
(chana dal, senaga pappu) 1/4 cup
salt to taste
Rice can be ground coarsely or rice ravva can be used in place. Soak 1/4 cup of chana dal for 10 minutes. Boil 4 cups of water. Now add coarsely oil, powdered rice, chana dal and salt. Cooked covered on a slow flame until done. Cool it under room temperature. Now shape them into circular balls using some oil. Now ready to eat. They are favourite food of Lord Ganesha and a must recipe on Vinayaka chavithi.