Lets get the Masoor dal soaked for 5 mins.
Micro for 10 mins
You can see how beautifully the dal has got cooked
Mix the seasoning ingredients together in a micro safe bowl.
Brown the onions along with garlic and green chilies for 3 mins.
Remove and add the dal to the browned onions along with water.
See how well it has started boiling!
Your bowl of Lasoon Masoor Dal is ready!
This took about 15 minutes of cooking in microwave, excluding 5 mins of soaking time for the dal.
For a variation, you can try this Dali Thoy, a simple dal from Konkani.