Boondi Laddus at the Legendary Meenakshi Temple
Boondi Laddus at the Legendary Meenakshi Temple

Dakshin Diaries

Episode - 6


Dur : 3 mins


Rakesh Raghunathan

Boondi Laddus at the Legendary Meenakshi Temple- Rakesh Raghunathan and the temple cooks at the Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple in Madurai take you through the process of making its famous prasadam - boondi laddus. These sweet roundels, loaded with ghee and sugar, are the go-to dessert for any festival in India.



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Rakesh Raghunathan is a food raconteur on a mission to help people discover south India and its food beyond the usual idli, dosa, and filter kaapi. When not hosting LF's Dakshin Diaries, Rakesh is busy exploring the nooks and corners of south India, documenting food history, and helping hotel chains develop recipes.


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