|Tomatoes||1 medium - sized|
|Onion||1/2 Large - sized|
|Lime Juice||1 tbsp|
|Toor dal||1/2 cup|
|Urad dal||1/2 tsp|
|Mustard seeds||1/2 tsp|
|Cumin seeds||1/2 tsp|
|Broken red chillies||2|
Boil toor dal with water in a pressure cooker adding salt and turmeric powder.
Mash the boiled dal evenly in to a smooth paste without any lumps.
Add more water to the dal and keep boiling on a low flame.
Chop the onions length wise. Cut the tomatoes into medium size pieces.
Cut the green chillies length wise.
Now add ghee to a pan and add the seasoning ingredients in order mentioned and when the seeds start spluttering add onions, tomatoes, garlic and green chillies and fry them together.
When the onions turn soft and brown add them to the boiling dal. Add salt as required.
Boil dal for another 5-10 minutes and turn off the stove. Add the lemon juice.
Garnish with cilantro.
Serve with steamed rice.