Shradh 2019 or Pitru Paksha begins today. Hindus across India are observing the 16-day Shradh, also known as Kanagast in Northern India, in order to pay homage to the ancestors, especially through food offerings. It is believed that Pitru Paksha marks the liberation of our ancestors’ souls and helps them attain salvation. During this time, there is a tradition to offer sabudhana kheer to the priest. So, here's an easy-to-make and quick sabudana kheer recipe for you!






Sabudana Kheer Recipe Card

This sabudana kheer recipe here is super easy and quick, made in just 20 minutes from soaked sabudana which is usually offered to a priest during Shradh.

Total Time :
20 min
Preparation Time :
5 min
Cooking Time :
15 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Meenu Solanki


  • 1 cup Sabudana
  • sugar
  • cardamom powder
  • 3 cups milk
  • pure ghee
  • chopped dry fruits
  • saffron strands


Step 1
Wash and soak sabudana in ½ cup of water for 4-5 hours. It will absorb almost all the water and the size will increase.
Step 2

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Heat the milk in a heavy-bottomed pan over medium flame.
Step 3
When milk comes to boil add soaked sabudana and saffron strands. Cook until milk gets thicken and sabudana turns transparent. Keep stirring in between.
Step 4

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Next, add sugar and eliachi powder and let it mix.
Step 5

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Garnish with pistachios and chopped almonds and serve!