A typical home cure for most ailments , tired bodies, appetite booster, this quintessential combination of jeera rasam with paruppu thogayal is what most grandmas taught in kitchens and passed down generations. A never fail recipe for many health disorders, soothing to body and mind, a must try at least once in a fortnight esp after heavy festival foods and mindless eating of fried and roadside foods .A typical food for patients convalescing after prolonged illness . A typical south indian pick me up for boosting waning appetites. From elders to kids this can be safely added to diets . a roasted appalam can also be added to the menu .