Home Festival Thirupullani Payasam

Thirupullani Payasam

Published under: FestivalKheer
A traditional and delicious payasam from Tamil Nadu.
Thirupullani Payasam

Thirupullani is a small village in TN with historical links. The story goes that King Dasaratha brought this wives to this village and had the payasam resulting in Lord Rama’s birth. This is also said to be the place where Lord Rama rested on grass doing tapas. Thirupullani in tamil means bed made of grass.

Thirupullani Payasam

Thirupullani Payasam
5 from 1 vote

Thirupullani Payasam Recipe

A traditional and delicious payasam from Tamil Nadu.
Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time15 minutes
Total Time30 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: South Indian, Tamil

Ingredients for Thirupullani Payasam

  • 1 cup Rice
  • 1/2 Coconut
  • 1 1/2 cup Jaggery
  • 2 Cardamoms powdered

How to make Thirupullani Payasam

  • Dry roast the rice and pressure cook with 3 cups of water.
  • Grate the coconut and extract 2 cups of milk.
  • Add jaggery to the cooked rice and mix well.
  • Add the 2nd extract of coconut milk and bring to a boil.
  • After a minute, add the first coconut milk and simmer for 2 minutes.
  • Add cardamom powder and stir gently.
  • Serve.


If desired, garnish with fried cashew nuts and raisins.


image via from my kitchen

Praveen Kumar
Praveen Kumar
Praveen Kumar founded Awesome Cuisine, a platform created in 2008 to showcase India's vibrant culinary heritage. A digital marketer by profession and a passionate food lover, Praveen has been exploring the world of food since his school days. With Awesome Cuisine, he combines his expertise in digital marketing with his deep love for food, sharing delicious recipes and inspiring others to appreciate the joy of cooking. Through Awesome Cuisine, he invites you to join him on a flavorful journey and discover the wonders of Indian cuisine.

Leave a Comment

Adblock Detected

Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker on our website.