Gokulashtami Krishna janmashtami festival recipes
Krishna Jayanti - Indian Hindu Festival
As in any other Indian festival, gokulashtami krishna janmashtami festival recipes given below play an important part in the janmashtami festival.
In 2021, Gokulashtami is to be celebrated on August 30th.
This Hindu religious festival celebrates the birth of the Lord Sri Krishna,
the revered Hindu god. Gokulashtami
is also known as Sri Krishna Jayanti, Krishnashtami, Saatam Aatham,
Ashtami Rohini, Sree Jayanti.
birthday celebration is complete without delicious food. The
preparation for Gokulashtami festival begins a few days in advance as
many sweets and savories are prepared. As most of the dishes are
delicious snacks and sweets, everyone loves this festival.
Read more about Gokulashtami - Janmashtami festival
There are specific dishes made for Janmashtami festival.
Sri krisha loved aval - poha - beaten rice. So many sweet and
savory dishes are prepared from poha. Krishna's favorite milk based
items are prepared too.
Here are a few special dishes prepared for the gokulashtami festival.
Select the ones that your family likes and enjoy these dishes with
Krishna janmashtami festival recipes - Sweets
Besan burfi - Indian dessert and festival sweet recipe made with Besan / gram flour/ chickpea flour.
This rich dessert is a Maharastrian / Gujarati recipe. Prepare in advance. Keep in fridge for a week and serve when you want.
Easy to make and doesn't take a long time. Can keep in fridge for 3 days. Serve hot or cold.
Indian Festival - dessert recipe - Quick and easy to make. Keeps for long.
Carrot halwa - Gajar ka halwa
Easy To Make Sweet with Carrots and milk. Keeps in fridge for a week.
- Healthy breakfast recipe with broken / cracked wheat.
To make it vegan, use coconut oil / vegetable oil instead of desi ghee.
Besan laddo is made with bengal gram dal flour / chickpea flour. A must for traditional festivals such as Diwali festival.
Shankarpale or shakkar pare is a favorite sweet or a tea time snack. Can make and keep for a month.
Gulkand semiya payasam / kheer
- A rava / Semolina / cream of wheat dish. Breakfast / snack / sweet. Known as sajjige, kesari, sanja in Indian languages.
Festival sweet - Curd/ Yogurt based dessert recipe, flavored with saffron and cardamom.
Coconut burfi is a sweet made with freshly grated coconut.
Very quick and easy, can be made at any festival time. It is a favorite to make on Gokulashtami-Janmashtami festival.
Popular Indian Sweet / dessert made with bottle gourd and milk.
South Indian - Karnataka recipe
- Indian carrot and milk based sweet. Easy to make.
Festival Salad Recipes
Easy to make as snack or a good accompaniment for any meal.
Moong dal kosambari - Lentil salad recipe - Ramanavami - Navaratri - Gokulashtami festival recipe
Festival Snack Recipes
made from thin beaten / flattened rice flakes as a easy snack. Diwali festival snack. Keeps for 3-4 weeks.
A popular yogurt based snack recipe. Good for festivals, summer season and as a party dish.
Known as thyir vade - mosaru vade in south Indian languages.
Batata vada is a popular snack item made with boiled potatoes and besan / chickpea flour.
Batate vada is served by itself along with chutney or stuffed in a pav/bun to make Mumbai vada pav.
This South Indian dal vada recipe is a spicy snack recipe - Festival recipe, made with split chickpeas
Namkeen - salty - spicy shankarpale is a tea time snack.
Gopalkala - Dahi pohe - Sri Krishna's favorite