Heat oil and add the cumin seeds and the bay leaves.
Add onion paste and saute till brown and fat separates.
Add tomatoes, turmeric, salt, garam masala, red pepper and the coriander powder, and stir-fry till fat separates.
Add the peas, paneer and the green chillies and saute over high heat till glossy.
Add two cups water, bring to a boil and simmer for 5-10 minutes.
Serve hot, garnished with the coriander leaves. Omit the chillies if you so desire.
Key Ingredients: Cottage Cheese, peas, green chilly, coriander leaves, garam masala, turmeric, bay leaf, tomato, cumin seeds, ginger, cloves