Sri Rama Navami Naivedyam - Pachi Chalimidi, Vada Pappu, Majjiga, Panakam

Rama Navami Naivedyam Recipes: Vada Pappu, Panakam, Chalimidi

Sri Rama Navami (April 15, 2016, April 4, 2017) is the festival that celebrates the birth of Sri Rama. It also marks the end of Chaitra Navaratri, which starts with Ugadi. In Andhra Pradesh, the traditional Sri Rama Navami naivedyam includes: Panakam – A cooling drink made with dried ginger, jaggery, and pepper

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Rama Navami Naivedyam – Panakam and Vada Pappu

Ramaya! Rama Bhadraya! Ramachandraaya Namaha!! Rama Navami is celebrated on the final day of Chaitra Navaratri. The birthday of Lord Rama, Rama Navami is celebrated with great fervour in India. In Andhra Pradesh, the Seetha Ramaswamy Temple at Bhadrachalam is the epicentre of all celebrations. Read more about Rama Navami at Wikipedia. Leading

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I always look forward to having Panakam on Sree Rama Navami. This sweet and spicy drink, along with Chalimidi and Vada Pappu, is the traditional naivedyam on Sree Rama Navami in Andhra Pradesh. Sree Rama Navami is the birthday of Lord Rama and the culmination of Vasanta Navaratri Utsavam that begins with Ugadi. The

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