In a separate pan fry
4 eggplants cut into roundels (thick slices)
Fry in ghee or mustard seed oil and keep aside.
In the same pan fry masala:
4 green cardamoms
½ tbsp asafetida powder
Add 2 cups of beaten yogurt
Add to yogurt powder masala / or mix it with the yogurt :
1 tbsp fennel seed powder (saunf)
½ tbsp turmeric powder
2 tbsp red chili powder
2 tbsp ginger powder
Cook on medium level for about 4 minutes.
Add the fried vegetable roundels, cover and cook on low level for about 4 minutes.
Add to previously cooked rice and däl, and cook together for 5 min.
This supreme science was thus received through the chain of disciplic succession, and the saintly kings understood it in that way. But in course of time the succession was broken, and therefore the science as it is appears to be lost.
Bhagavad gita 4.2 Transcendental Knowledge