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Arvi/colocaesia leaves 25
Rice 1 cup
Black gram dal 1 tbsp
Channa dal 1 tsp
Red chilies 15
Coriander seeds 1 tsp
Cumin seeds tsp
Coconut shell
Turmeric powder tsp
Sugar 2tsp

Soak rice, black gram dal, and channa dal for two hours.
Grind coconut, red chilies, cumin seeds, coriander seeds, turmeric powder, sugar, salt, and tamarind together into a fine paste.
To this add the rice and daal and grind to a coarse consistency. The batter should be thick.
Wash the arvi leaves after removing the thick vein.
Place the leaf on a plate with the stem side facing upwards; spread the batter on the leaf using your hands.
Place three on more leaves one over the other and spread the batter in a similar manner.
Fold from the sides to the middle of the leaf, some thing like Swiss rolls. Repeat for all leaves.
Heat water in a pressure cooker and steam the rolls for about 30 minutes.
Serve with butter.

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