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KONGU SPECIAL HERBAL RASAM/SOUP

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What is this Kongu special Herbal soup, you ask?

Dear Friends!

It is our Lifestyle. This is the gem of our Kongu cuisine. It is a like to enjoy healthy rasam. Yes, it is a perfect fit for our tummy.



This is termed as Thazhai Rasam by our Village people.

This Rasam/Soup has the following medicinal herbs and spices in our kitchen:

Climbing Brinjal/ Thuthvalai greens
White Gulmohar/Perungonrai/Vadhanarayanan tree leaves
Neem /Vaeppilai
Basil leaves/Thulasi 
Pointed gourd/Musumusukkai greens+
Kedrostis /Appakkovai greens one cup
Ballon wine young leaves/mudakkathan greens 
Turmeric
Coriander seeds,
Cumin seeds
Pepper
Tomato
Tamarind
Horsegram
Curry leaves
Shallots
Garlic
Asafoetida
Red chillies
Salt
Jaggery optional
Sesame oil two tablespoons

and hence it has the potency to 

reduce fever
boost antioxidants
make tummy comfort
reduce joint pains due to fever.
relief to cold,
treat a sore throat

It takes about half an hour to make and it tastes like the most wonderful soup for the winter.

Preparation Time:  10 minutes

Cook Tim…