Special Eid-ul-Fitr Recipe

Special Eid-ul-Fitr Recipe

Seviyan or ‘Sweet Vermicelli’ as is commonly known, is a popular dish which is a customary preparation in every Muslim household on the occasion of Eid. You can use the below recipe to cook it at home with your child.
Recipe of Seviyan

  • 50 gm Vermicelli Noodles (Seviyan)
  • 2 tbsp Raisins (Kishmish) (optional)
  • 2 tbsp Nuts – Almonds & Pistachios (optional)
  • 2 Cardamoms (powdered)
  • 1/2 tin Condensed Milk
  • 1/2 liter Whole Milk
  • 1 tbsp Pure Ghee or Butter


  • Heat pure ghee or butter in a pan; fry the Vermicelli until light brown.
  • Bring milk to a boil. Add condensed milk, vermicelli and cardamom powder to it and mix well.
  • Cook for 2 to 3 minutes or until the vermicelli becomes soft. Take out in bowls, top with raisins and nuts and serve.

Enjoy Eid with delicious Seviyan…

Tips to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with children at home

How to celebrate Eid-ul-fitr with children at home?

Eid-ul-Fitr can be celebrated with great fun and devotion at home in the following ways:

  • Children can wear new clothes and wish each other Eid by giving a hug.
  • They can wish their elders and ask for ‘iddi’.
  • If possible, you can take your child to a mosque to show the rich tradition of India. It will help them have a hands-on experience of the way Eid is actually celebrated and will definitely find it interesting.
  • You can involve your child in helping you prepare special dishes for Eid like seviyan, sweet rice etc.

Happy Eid to all of you….