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Bhakthi ~ Bhukthi : On Janmashtami

Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Bhakthi

Jilebi Prasadam from Shri Swami Narayan Mandir, Houston
Bhukthi
Jilebi Prasadam from Shree Swami Narayan Mandir, Houston

Shri Krishna Janmashtami Subhakankshalu!
Thank you Yasin bhai for sending the delicious jilebi for us!

Posted by Indira©Copyrighted in Zen (Personal), Bhakthi~Bhukthi (Tuesday September 4, 2007 at 4:57 am- permalink)

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18 comments for Bhakthi ~ Bhukthi : On Janmashtami »

  1. Same to you too. I am just starting to make a sweet.

    Comment by Raaga — September 4, 2007 @ 5:57 am

  2. Same to you too.

    Comment by samsuri — September 4, 2007 @ 8:16 am

  3. Indira - Happy Janmashtami to you!

    Beautiful prasadam;
    May I take a piece ;-)

    Comment by Arun Shanbhag — September 4, 2007 @ 8:43 am

  4. wow, i wish i could get hold of this prasadam…its tempting

    Comment by Easycrafts — September 4, 2007 @ 9:02 am

  5. I am in Houston now visiting my brother for the long weekend, will try and go to the temple in the evening. Thank you :)

    Comment by Priya — September 4, 2007 @ 9:06 am

  6. Happy Janmashtami to you too. Jalebi prasadam looks bery nice.

    Comment by TBC — September 4, 2007 @ 9:07 am

  7. Indira garu,

    Mee photolo Krishnudu enta bagunado…meeru krishna padalu vesathara…neneu appalu and mee chakra pongali cesanu…prasadam kosam.
    Naku chakrapongali mee antha baga raledu…

    meeku kuda jeenmasthami shubhakanshalu.

    Comment by laxmi — September 4, 2007 @ 11:51 am

  8. Meeku kooda Janmaashtami Subakankshalu Indira! Have a nice time! Regards/Nina

    Comment by Nina — September 4, 2007 @ 12:21 pm

  9. What lovely photographs. Hope you’re enjoying every moment of your celebration. The jalebi look perfect. One q. that might seem obvious, but the golden color would be from saffron or…? :)

    Comment by Linda — September 4, 2007 @ 5:07 pm

  10. Happy Janamashtami to you too, Indira. The jalebis looks really yummy!

    Comment by musical — September 4, 2007 @ 11:19 pm

  11. This is what we call Lip Smacking Jalebi!! Happy Janmasthami to u too..

    Comment by Timepass — September 5, 2007 @ 12:35 am

  12. same to you…

    yummy jalebis

    Comment by spandana — September 5, 2007 @ 8:50 am

  13. Indira garu, Jalebilu nooru uruthunai.Happy jnamastami. Krishnudu chala andamuga unnadu !!!

    Comment by Sreelu — September 5, 2007 @ 9:36 am

  14. I hope you all had a wonderful weekend and thanks for the lovely greetings.

    Priya: Thanks and have a great time in Houston!

    Laxmi gaaru: Pandaga subhakanshalu meeku kuda.
    chakrapongali vishayam chadavi bhada ayindi. endukani kudaraledu? Chakkara leda bellam, edi vesi chesaaru? Ekkada poyindo raayandi, vere rakam ga cheyadaaniki vastundemo alochana cheddamu.

    Thanks Linda.
    I think the color is from saffron. They tasted really pure and with no chemical color aftertaste.

    Comment by Indira — September 5, 2007 @ 3:16 pm

  15. It amazes me the way you present things!! I am in awe of your blog!! I can not tell you how much of an inspiration you are to me..
    Best wishes ~niki

    Comment by Niki — September 6, 2007 @ 9:43 am

  16. Hi Indira,

    Thanks for the response. I am honored. I used half cup of rice and half cup of moong dal and cooked this mixture with 2cups of milk and 3 cup of rice.Then later I made syrup with one and quarter cup of gaggery and one cup of water…..
    I think my pakam(gaggery syrup) is very little and when I added rice mixture to it is just got thick and it didn’t cook in the pakam….So next time I have to put more water in pakam I think.
    Sorry to take the lot space here.
    I hope next time it will come out very good. I really really like this sweet. In my home my mother never made it. I had ataste of chakrapongali first time in one of the temple. The taste of the prasadam was very amazing. I never forgot that. Someday I will master this sweet.

    Thank you.
    Laxmi.

    Comment by laxmi — September 6, 2007 @ 3:48 pm

  17. Hi Indira,

    Can you please post the recipe of that beautiful Jilebi. I would like to give it a try for my DH’s birthday and as always wonderful presentation. Thanks in advance

    Comment by red velvet — September 8, 2007 @ 11:35 am

  18. oops i am so sorry i didn’t read the part that says…. “Thank you Yasin bhai for sending the delicious jilebi for us! “… poor hubby thought i would prepare this for him. If its okay with you could you please delete both of my comments as it may be misleading for others. Thanks

    Comment by red velvet — September 8, 2007 @ 11:40 am

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