cook rice separately make sure it is fluffy.
Add oil in a bowl(coconut oil or sunflower oil),
Add red chillie, little mustard seeds,cumin and saute.
Add channa dal(senagapappu) , after it changes the colour add urad dal, green chillies, curry leaves, chopped ginger,cashew nuts then add little bit of salt,sugar and saute till soft.add the Now add the freshly grated coconut and salt if requried.
You can add hing in the oil if you want. Finally add cooked rice and mix well
If you make the recipe with coconut milk then no need to add sugar.
Here comes the tasty coconut rice!!