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Glossary - Legumes and Pulses



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Azuki Beans (Red Beans) Karamani/Thatta Payiru Perum Payaru Red Chori
Bengal gram kadalaparuppu Kadalaparippu Chana dal
Black gram Ulunthampayaru Uzhunnuparippu Urad dal
Brown Peas Vanpayar
Chick peas/ Garbanzo beans Kondai kadalai/ Kabul kadalai Kadala Channa
Corn Makka cholam Makai
Cow peas (Black Eye Beans) Karamani/Thatta Payiru Perum Payaru Lobia Phali
Flax seed/ Linseed Ali vidai Cheruchana Vithu Alsi
Foxtail Millet Tinai
Green gram Payathampayaru Cheruparipu Moong dal
Green Peas Pattani Matar
Kidney Beans Rajma
Lima Beans Mochai Amarapayar
Maize Makka cholam Bhutta
Oats Jaee
Peanuts/ Groundnuts Nilakadalai kapalandi Moongfali
Pearl Millet Cambu(Kambu) Kamboo Bajri/ Bajra
Pigeon Peas Thuvaramparupu Thuvaraparippu Toordal
Ragi (Finger Millet) Kizhvaragu Muthari Mundal
Red gram Arhar
Wheat Godhumai Godhambu Gehu


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Praveen   (November 12, 2015)
What is the name of sprouted grams and pulses in tamil
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (November 14, 2015)
Mulaika vacha payiru.
Jeba   (July 2, 2015)
When I was a kid I used to eat a pulse named "Malai thuvarai" something like that... but don't know the exact name... It looks exactly like horse gram but tastes great... If U got it pls let me know its english name...
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (July 3, 2015)
I am so sorry... I am not aware of anything like that...
Chandrasekar   (October 21, 2015)
It is same azurite beans above
Kumudha   (June 23, 2015)
what do you call for Pottu kadalai in English?
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (June 23, 2015)
Its called Roasted Gram
Smile Panda   (May 31, 2015)
Very good site and very useful to everyone i like this website#####
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (June 6, 2015)
Thank you dear.
alaguvalle   (April 18, 2015)
nice . useful. but add some more
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (April 19, 2015)
Thank You. Sure will add more.
jenisha pris   (March 28, 2015)
very nice actually i learnt more from this.its better to upload more...
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (April 1, 2015)
Thank you.
senthil murugan   (January 14, 2015)
Turmos means
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (January 26, 2015)
Sorry . I have no idea.
sathya   (November 8, 2014)
very usefull thanks
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (November 9, 2014)
Thank you Sathya.
aadhithiyan   (November 6, 2014)
Its very useful to Learn in all languages
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (November 7, 2014)
Thank You.
spoorthy prasad   (July 3, 2014)
Very useful
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (July 4, 2014)
Thanks.
sharmila   (May 24, 2014)
add more things but not bad
shami   (May 24, 2014)
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sharmila   (May 24, 2014)
add more things not bad
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (May 25, 2014)
sure.
abarnaa   (May 6, 2014)
wonderful
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (May 25, 2014)
Thanks.
Bijita   (April 15, 2014)
Impressed with this site ! Looking for some recipe with dalia (broken wheat) . Which category should I search?
Thanks
AZAD   (January 20, 2014)
VERY HELPFUL THANK YOU
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (January 20, 2014)
:-)

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