The first year of my marriage, my mother-in-law and I celebrated Karwa Chauth, a day of fasting for married Hindu women. We start the fast by eating before the sun is up, and mitha sevian is always a part of that breakfast. For me, this dish has come to represent special, festive days.
* I like to soak the almonds overnight, peel them, and then thinly slice them lengthwise.
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