Jain Food Recipes


Panki Recipe

By avni Published: February 19, 2013

  • Yield: 20 pankis (10 Servings)
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 20 mins
  • Ready In: 35 mins



  1. Add dahi and 11/2 to 2 cups of water in the rice flour with baking powder. Keep it aside for couple of hours
  2. Wash the banana leaves, cut them into square shapes. Grease the banana leaves with oil on one side. Heat the tawa
  3. Add cumin powder, ginger chilli paste and salt to the batter and mix well
  4. Apply thin layer of the batter to one leaf and put the leaf on the hot tawa. Place the other greased leaf on top of it
  5. Cook both the leaves until light brown spots appear
  6. Serve it hot with green chutney
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Rava Dosa

Rava Dosa Recipe

By avni Published: October 1, 2012

  • Yield: 18-20 (6 Servings)
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 30 mins
  • Ready In: 45 mins



  1. Mix all the ingredients except oil and jeep the batter for about 1 or 1/2 an hour
  2. Rava will soak water so at the time of making dosa you might have to add little water. The batter should be of pouring consistency (thick buttermilk)
  3. Pour the dosa batter from the outward base of the tawa in a circular motion. Fill the gap in the middle with dosa batter. Don’t drop batter like a thick lump but pour all over, evenly, filling the gaps. Pour 1-2 tsps of oil like drops along the edge of the dosa and the gaps in the middle.
  4. Cook it on medium heat for 3 minutes and then on high heat for 1/2 a minute. Remove the dosa if you want slightly soft
  5. For crispy dosa cook for another 1minute on high heat until it turns Golden brown in color
  6. You can Flip the dosa and cook it on other side but usually I cook only on one side
  7. Serve it hot with coconut or tomato chutney. (or sambhar)
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