Raita is a side dish in Indian cuisine that is meant to cool the palate and soothe the stomach after eating the spicy main course. Prep the ingredients in advance and mix in just a few minutes before serving for a crisp and refreshing side dish to your festive platters.
Prepare the vegetables, set aside.
In a large bowl, whisk the yogurt until smooth.
Add the remaining ingredients to the yogurt, and stir until well-mixed.
Refrigerate for 5 minutes to allow flavors to combine.