Grind together chilly powder, coriander powder, cumin seeds, aniseeds, chopped ginger, cloves, cinnamon and cardamom properly.
Add salt and mix this paste with mutton and keep aside for 3 hours.
Heat oil in a pan.
Add turmeric powder.
Add 1 cup of chopped onions and fry, until it becomes golden brown in color.
Remove the onions from oil.
Add the remaining 1 cup of onion and tomato into the oil and fry it.
Add mutton and stir for sometime.
Add some hot water and cook well.
Add coconut milk.
Remove from the stove.
Cook the garlic in steam and fry in oil.
Add this to the mutton, before serving.
Garnish with fried onions.