1. Soak moong dal in water for half an hour. Drain and grind to a coarse paste.
2. In a heavy-bottomed kadai, heat ghee, add dal paste and fry till it takes on a golden brown colour.
3. Add sugar and milk, and cook on a slow fire till of halwa consistency.
4. Add half the kishmish, almonds, cardamom powder and saffron dissolved in a little hot milk.