Chinna Vengayam Poriyal, Home Remedy for haemorrhoids / piles
Recipe type: Stir-Fry
Cuisine: Tamilnadu
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Serves: 2 persons
Chinna Vengayam Poriyal, Sambar Vengayam Stir fry. Excellent Home remedy for haemorrhoids / piles.Small onions / shallots has excellent cooling properties.
  • 1 teaspoon sesame / gingely oil
  • ¼ teaspoon mustard seeds
  • 2 sprigs curry leaves
  • 250 grams small onion / sambar onions / shallots
  • ¼ teaspoon crushed black pepper
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoon ghee
  1. Peel and chop the chinna vengayam / sambar onion. Set aside.
  2. Heat sesame / gingely oil in a pan and add in the mustard and curry leaves. Let the mustard seeds splutter. Add in the chopped shallots and saute for a minute. Add in the salt and crushed black pepper.
  3. Add in half a cup of water and cover the pan with a lid. Cook on medium flame for about 10 minutes until the onions are soft and cooked and the mixture is almost dry.
  4. Add in two teaspoon of ghee and saute for a minute more. Switch off the flame.
  5. Serve the chinna vengayam poriyal / sambar onion poriyal with rice.
Recipe by Kannamma Cooks at