Rajasthani Badi Ki Sabzi

Besan badi cooked with spices to make a dal like curry

Pooja Thakur
Rajasthani Badi Ki Sabzi
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Rajasthani Badi Ki Sabzi is an easy and quick recipe that can be prepared in less than 30 minutes. It is a perfect recipe when you are too lazy to cook or you do not have any vegetables in your fridge.

Serve Rajasthani Badi Ki Sabzi with hot phulkas or whole wheat lachha paratha for a delicious weekday lunch or dinner.

You can also try other Rajasthani recipes such as

  1. Pitor Ki Sabzi
  2. Rabodi Ki Sabzi
  3. Panchmel Dal

Cuisine: Rajasthani
Course: Lunch
Diet: Vegetarian
Equipments Used: Hard Anodised Kadai (Wok)
Prep in

15 M

Cooks in

20 M

Total in

35 M


4 Servings


  • 1 cup Badi (wadi)
  • Ghee , as required
  • 3 Curry leaves
  • 1/2 teaspoon Mustard seeds (Rai/ Kadugu)
  • Asafoetida (hing) , A pinch
  • 1 Green Chillies , finely chopped
  • 10 Garlic , finely chopped
  • 1 Onion , chopped
  • Water , as required
  • 1 teaspoon Red Chilli powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi)
  • 1 teaspoon Coriander Powder (Dhania)
  • Salt , as required
  • 2 sprig Coriander (Dhania) Leaves , finely chopped

How to make Rajasthani Badi Ki Sabzi

  1. To begin making the Rajasthani Badi Ki Sabzi recipe, add ghee in a wide pan. Add mustard seeds, curry leaves, asafoetida and cook it till the mustard seeds crackle.

  2. Once it crackles, add the green chillies and chopped garlic. Saute it for about a minute or two.

  3. After a minute or two, add the finely chopped onions and cook it till the onion becomes soft and translucent.

  4. Once it is done, add red chili powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder and salt. Let it cook for about 3 to 4 minutes.

  5. After 3 to 4 minutes, add the required water and cook it for about 5 to 6 minutes.

  6. After 5 to 6 minutes, add the badi and let it cook for 2 more minutes. (if you want a little thick gravy cook for 5 to 6 minutes).

  7. Once it is done, switch off the flame and garnish it with chopped coriander leaves.

  8. Serve Rajasthani Badi Ki Sabzi with hot phulkas or whole wheat lachha paratha for a delicious weekday lunch or dinner.