Patoli Or Patole (rice Steamed Cake Wrapped In Turmeric Leaves)
On the fifth day of Shravan people worship the “Nag". The day is known as “Nag Panchami”.
Nag Panchami is one of the most important festivals in India. According to Garuda Purana offering prayers to Nag on this day is auspicious and will usher good tidings in one’s life.
This is the traditional recipe of Kokan. Sweet like this made with great pride.
In Kokan region we make Patoli for the various occasions such as Shravan, Nag Panchmi, Hartalika, Ganesh Chaturthi for Naivedyam.