Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesha Chaturthi or Ganesha Festival is a day on which Lord Ganesha, the son of Shiva and Parvati, is believed to bestow his presence on earth for all his devotees. It is also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi or Chavath.

Moong Dal Halwa
Ganesh Chaturthi, Halwa

Moong Dal Halwa

A
classic recipe that is relished throughout Rajasthan. This calorie
laden halwa is often prepared during the winter months, as it is
supposed to keep the body warm and protect it from the bitter winter
cold. It is considered to be aspicious for Holi and Diwali and it even
features on wedding menus.