5 Sankranti Delicacies

Here are the yummy delights to eat for Sankranti, besides pongal ofcourse!


  • Til laddoo – made of jaggery and sesame (til), these laddoos are a must have
  • Paatishaapta: this a sweet dosa stuffed with a mix of khoya, coconut and jaggery.
  • Mumra chikki – mumra or puffed rice and jaggery is used is making this simply and crunchy delight.
  • Til pitha – a pancake of sticky rice which is stuffed with jaggery and sesame.
  • Makara Chaula: This delicacy is made of rice, jaggery, banana, coconut and sesame.