Put the 3αλφα small lentils in a large pot of water and add the bay leaf. Bring to a boil and continue cooking for 5 minutes. Then strain the water and keep the lentils.
Put water in the pot and let it boil. Once it boils, add the lentils and simmer for 40 minutes.
In a wide non-stick pan, sauté the onion and garlic until translucent. Add the chopped chili pepper, crushed tomato and lentils.
Add the parsley, chilli flakes, paprika, cumin, salt and pepper and simmer for 15 minutes.
For setting up the tacos
Fill the tacos with the mixture of lentils and garnish with avocado, tomatoes, parsley and lime juice.