Yesterday was ‘Thiruvadhirai’. It is an auspicious day for Lord Shiva and special prayers are held at all Shiva Temples in TamilNadu. The festival is popularly known as ‘Aarudhra Dharisanam’.There are lots of interesting mythological facts and stories on the reason for this particular festival.
Kali(களி) and kootu(கூட்டு) are offered as Neivedhyam. I prepared only the sweet and the recipe is given below.I have used Moong Dal along with Rice. Will share the recipe of Kootu soon