Dry roast the jeera, dhania, peanuts, chana dal and red chillies. Keep aside to cool and then grind them together.
Mix in the crushed garlic, coconut and salt. (This masala can be stored for six months in an air tight jar in a refrigerater.)
Heat oil and deep fry the bhindi. Remove and sprinkle the masala over it.
Mix well and serve hot.
Key Ingredients: lady finger, peanuts, bengal gram (split), coriander seeds, desiccated coconut, cumin seeds, vegetable oil, red chilli, garlic, salt