Lakshmi Homemade Murukku is a deep-fried crispy snack made with rice flour and gram flour. This South Indian delicacy is a rendition of the popular snack, Murukku. Treat yourself to this deliciously twisty snack. Murukku is a savoury, crunchy snack originating from the Indian subcontinent. The name murukku derives from the Tamil word for "twisted", which refers to its shape. In India, murukku is especially popular in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and Kerala. These are very light, crunchy, and have a nice flavor. It also contains magnesium, potassium, and iron which are good for the heart boosts immunity and improves the digestive system.