Dry fruit panchakhadya - panchakhajjaya recipe with a video and step by step written instructions. Ganesh festival is celebrated for 10 days starting from Ganesh Chaturthi. Panchakhadya or Panchakhajjaya is made for Ganesh/Ganapati naivedya and distributed as prasad or khirapat to devotees.
Panchakhadya or Panchakhajjaya is made with minimum 5 ingredients. 'Pancha' means 5 in Indian languages. Dry fruit panchakhadya - panchakhajjaya is a healthy recipe may be made in powder form or laddoo or Modak form.
Add all the ingredients to a blender jar. Pulse a few times to get coarse powder as shown below in the image. Add powder to a plate or bowl.
Do not make the powder too fine. Mix well and form into rounds - laddoos or in Modak form. If you have a modak mould, you may use that. I got 11 laddoos with the quantity of ingredients given above.
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