Rinse well moong dal and rice well for 3-4 times.
Soak Moong dal and rice together for 10 -15 minutes.
Drain water and keep it aside.
In a pressure cooker, Heat 1.5 tablespoon ghee, add raisins and cashews ,fry till golden and keep it aside.
In the same pressure cooker , add moong dal , rice and cloves , fry on low flame for about 3-4 minutes till water content evaporates completely .
Add turmeric powder , optional , mix well everything.
Now add in ½ Cup warm milk and 2 cups of hot water.
Pressure cook for 1 whistles on a medium flame. Allow pressure to settle down on its own.
Once pressure settles, add powdered jaggery , grated dry coconut and ghee / clarified butter . Mix well , everything .
Regulate flame to low and cook for about 3-4 minutes , until pongal sligthly thickens.
Turn off the stove. Add fried cashews , rasins, cardamom powder, nutmeg and edible camphor (Pacha Karpura).
Mix well everything and serve hot or warm.