Janmashtami 2023: Karnataka’s Thambittu Sweet To Celebrate The Festival


Welcome to Karnataka, where the air is filled with the sweet aroma of Thambittu on the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami 2023.


Made with rice flour, jaggery, and ghee, Thambittu is a traditional sweet that holds a special place in the hearts of Kannadigas.


Legend has it that Lord Krishna himself loved this sweet and it has been a part of Janmashtami celebrations in Karnataka for centuries.


The process of making Thambittu is an art in itself, with each household having their own secret recipe passed down through generations.


The sweet is shaped into small balls and adorned with nuts and raisins, making it not just delicious but also visually appealing.


On Janmashtami, families gather to make Thambittu together, creating a sense of togetherness and bonding.


As you take a bite of this delectable sweet, you can taste the love and devotion that goes into making it.


Thambittu is not just a sweet, but a symbol of the rich culture and traditions of Karnataka.


So this Janmashtami, come and experience the joy of celebrating with Thambittu, a sweet that truly captures the essence of the festival.


Wishing you all a happy and blessed Janmashtami 2023 filled with the sweetness of Thambittu and the love of Lord Krishna.