Bajra Khichdi (Pearl Millets)Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

Bajra Khichdi is a common household meal made with Pearl millets in many regions of India.

Ingredients for Bajra KhichdiMinistry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

First, let's gather the ingredients...

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Add your tempering to the oil, and fry sliced onions.

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Add chopped potatoes, carrots, and beans.

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Add spices, and soaked bajra and lentils.

Cooking Bajra KhichdiMinistry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

Stir everything well.

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Add water, and cook for 2-3 pressure cooker whistles.

Bajra Khichdi (Pearl Millets)Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

Voilà! Your bajra khichdi is ready to be served.

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