Rava Khichdi

26 min cook time
15 min prep time
main dish
Preperation Time:
15 mins
Cooking Time:
26 mins

nutrition facts

Serving Size1 ServingCalories856
Per Serving%Daily Value*Calories from Fat176
Total Fat19.6g30%Saturated Fat4.9g24%
Dietary Fiber 11.9g48%Sugars8.9g
Protein 25.8gVitamin A 116% ·
Calcium 8% · Iron 49%
Vitamin C36%

nutrition facts

Serving Size1 Serving
Per Serving%Daily Value*
Total Fat19.6g30%
Dietary Fiber 11.9g48%
Protein 25.8g
Calcium 8% ·
Vitamin C36%
Calories from Fat176
Saturated Fat4.9g24%
Vitamin A 116% ·
Iron 49%


  1. Dry roast the rava on a low flame. Keep aside.
  2. Heat oil in a pan and add mustard seeds, channa dal, urad dal, green chillies, curry leaves and cashew nuts (if using). On a low flame, roast till the dals turn golden brown. Add chopped onions and sauté till it becomes soft. Add tomatoes and sauté till it becomes soft. Add salt and turmeric powder and stir.
  3. Now add the veggies and sauté for a minute. Add water and let the water come to a roll boil. Once it starts boiling, turn the flame to low and add the roasted rava to this. Slowly mix it, making sure all lumps are gone. Cook on a low flame till the rava gets completely cooked. Add ghee and mix well.
  4. Serve the khichdi hot with sambar or a chutney of your choice.

This Rava khichdi is a fantastic and filling breakfast complete with healthy semolina and variety of fresh vegetables.

This dish is: Very low in cholesterol, Very high in selenium, High in thiamin and High in vitamin A