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Sabudana Khichdi - Authentic Maharashtrian Recipe

Sabudana khichdi   Sabudana khichdi is one of my most favourite breakfasts! It is typically eaten during fasts as it full of carbs and loaded with the richness of ghee - ideal on a fasting day to curb your hunger cravings.  If I make it for breakfast, then lunch is usually late and a light fare. It is prepared in a number of different ways across India. I had it in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand recently but I like the Maharashtrian version the best. So I am posting the no garlic - no onion recipe - the way it is usually eaten in the state. Here is the recipe - quick and easy! Ingredients Sabudana, unsoaked- 1 cup Ghee - 8-10 tbsp Jeera/cumin seeds - 1 tsp Coarsely crushed peanut powder - 3/4 cup Green chillies - 2-3, finely chopped Potato - 1 large, chopped Coriander leaves - 2 tbsp, finely chopped Asafoetida/hing - a pinch Sugar - 1 tsp Salt - to taste Method Wash and rinse the sabudana and soak it overnight in just enough water so that all the sabudana pearls are covered in water. There sho