Nutritional Characteristics Of Ragi

“Finger millet” a 4000 Years old cereal, a smart crop of Ethiopian highland introduced to India. An amazing seed which is a natural sapid relaxant that can be roasted with ghee, a sattvic food item that balances Kapha, acts as a lubrication to the mind and the body, structures and governs the balance of body fluid. Rich in vitamins, minerals and fibers, high in protein, high in thiamine, essential amino acids, calcium and iron methionine with a low glycemic index, alk aline and gluten-free, with a dry and light quality,

How to Prepare Corn Vermicelli Soup

Soup is the primary liquid food generally served warm or hot cooked with vegetables, meat, stock juice, soups are classified upon the use of agents used to thicken them. Evidence of the existence of soup can be found as far back as about 20,000 BC. The word soup comes from French “Soup” which means bread soaked in broth. Soups are energizers, the high water content in the soup will give keep filled with nutrition’s, and soups generally contain low trans-fat, sodium, and saturated sugar. In many cultures soup is consumed

Rising Ragi Benefits for Diabetes Patients

Ragi the soul food of south India, rich in calcium, high in fiber contents an essential source of amino acids, gluten-free, excellent baby food, cools the body, reduces blood pressure, cholesterol, and reduces heart problems and risks of strokes, reverses skin aging, provides stamina, helps in weight loss, battles anemia, a natural relaxant. Diabetologists and dieticians are finding out that ragi is the solution for chronic illnesses like Diabetes, hypertension, and Hyperlipidemia. Hence frequently prescribed to support diabetes management measures, to minimize the risk of type 2 diabetes and other

2 Cups Of Kambu Koozh A Day / Tamilar Koozh Pearl Millet Probiotic Porridge

Kambukoozh is an ancient Vegetarian recipe, a drink mentioned in Sangam literature as healthy traditional breakfast or lunch. A rich in fiber, high in iron, calcium and vitamin B- Complex packed semi-solid porridge, filled with essential nutrients, proteins can give a sour tang flavor if fermented and consumed by adding water, buttermilk, onion, curry leaves, and coriander leaves served with side dishes like green chilies, pickles, spiced mango or dry fish gravy. The microbes present in the cool demonstrated to be probiotic in nature, such micro-organisms provide health benefits when

Why We Should Eat Millets?

Millets are tiny grains that date back to the ancient East Asian Regions. It has been a staple food for many civilizations for over centuries. Some hold the opinion that Millets have their origin in North Africa and consumed since prehistoric times.  Millets are essentially seeds and generally referred to as grains because of its grain like consistency. They are referred to as `Siruthaniyam` meaning rich grains which can supersede the nutritional value of that of rice and wheat. The different kinds of millets are Ragi (Finger millet), Arke (Kodo

Miracle Millet Kambu & it’s Health Benefits

Miracle Millet Kambu & it's Health Benefits(Pearl Millet)

Millets are becoming increasingly popular among health-conscious owing to their immense health benefits. Kambu is called Bajra in Hindi; Pearl millet in English, Sajjalu in Telugu, Bajri in Gujarati. India is the largest producer of Kambu. Kambu or Pearl Millet is considered as one of the best foods that can provide nutrition and health to your body. Nutritional Value of Kambu It is a high energy food which is packed with Iron. Kambu has 8 times Iron content higher than in Rice. The rich Iron content in Kambu aids in

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‘தினை விதைத்தவன் தினை அறுப்பான் வினை விதைத்தவன் வினை அறுப்பான்’ எனச் சொல்வார்கள். வினையை அறுக்கிறோமோ இல்லையோ தினையைச் சாப்பிடுபவன் திடமாவான். தினையை சோறாக்கி மாவாக்கி உண்பவன் ஆரோக்கியமானவன் என்பதே உண்மை. இந்தியா, ஆஃப்ரிக்கா, சீனா ஆகிய நாடுகளில் முக்கிய உணவாகத் தினை இருக்கிறது. ஹெல்த்தி டயட் பட்டியலில் நிச்சயம் சேர்க்கப்படுவது தினை. தேனும் தினை மாவும் முருகனுக்கு பிடித்த நைவைத்தியம். தினை மாவும் பொடித்த வெல்லமும் கலந்து பிரசாதமாக தருவார்கள். அவ்வளவு சிறப்பு பெற்றது தினை. அதை நாமும் சாப்பிட்டால் பலன்களை எளிதில் பெறலாம். இதயத்துக்கு நல்லது இதில் உள்ள வைட்டமின் பி1 தசைக்கும் நரம்புக்கும் நன்மையைச் செய்யும். கார்டியாக்கின் செயல்பாட்டை சீராக்கும். சீரற்ற செயல்பாடுகளை சரிப்படுத்தும். இதய நோயாளிகளுக்கு தினை நல்லது. தினை சோறு, தினை தோசை, தினை சேமியா எனத் தினையை எதாவது