Prepare the rice by heating the oil in a large saucepan over a medium-high heat. Add the rice, turmeric and seasoning and stir well. Cover with the boiling water and bring to the boil. Cover tightly with a lid, then lower to a simmer for 10-12 minutes.Remove from the heat and keep the lid on until ready to serve.
Sweat the onion, garlic and ginger in a large casserole dish over a medium heat for 5-6 minutes until soft, stirring occasionally. Add all the spices and continue to cook for 1-2 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add the passata and chicken stock and bring to a simmer.
Stir in the ground almonds and the chicken and simmer for 10-12 minutes until the chicken is cooked with no pink showing. Stir in the cream and yogurt and adjust the seasoning to taste. Spoon into a metal serving bowl and garnish with a parsley leaf. Re-heat the rice if necessary and serve in a bowl with the poppadoms alongside.
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