Vella pongala paysam /White rice pudding
This recipe is close to my heart, and it from my hometown Thiruvanthapuram, Kerala, India. During the month of Feb/March all women in Thiruvanthapuram take a day-long escape from domestic responsibilities to celebrate Attukal Pongala. This year it is on February 20th. I want to create the recipes for pongala as keepsake in this my blog. I already posted Pongala payasam/ sweet rice pudding, Mandaputtu/Mungbean and rice steamed balls. This time I decided to make Vella pongala payasam/white rice pudding. Attukal pongala is held on the Pooram day in the Malayalam month of Kumbha, when the sun shines at its