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Fruit and vegetables

Indian Name

English Name

Other Names

Adrak/Aadoo

Ginger

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Aloo

Potatoes

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Baingan/Vengra

Eggplant/

Aubergine

Bhindi

Okra/

lady fingers

Chikoo/Chiku

Sopodilla

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Chirchira

Snake gourd

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Chori

indian beans

string beans

Dodhi

Indian gourd

Calabash

Gajar

Carrots

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Goovar sing

Flat indian beans

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Harga

Fresh sprouted moong

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Kakdi

Cucumber

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Karela

Bitter gourd

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Koru/Kodu

Pumpkin

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Lasan

Fresh garlic

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Leembo

Lime

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lila haldi

Fresh turmeric

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Mattar

Peas

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Mircha/Marcha

Chillies

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Mircha/Marcha lal

Red chillies

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Mircha/Marcha mota

Peppers/

Capsicums

Moong harga

Sprouted chinese peas

bean sprouts

Moora

Radish

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Papaya

Paw paw

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Papdi

Indian beans

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Piyaj

Onions

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Piyaj leela

Spring onions

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sekta-ni-sing/ Saragwa

Drumstick

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Sitafal

Custard apple

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Toovar-ni-bakra

Pigeon peas (shelled)

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Toovar-ni-sing

Fresh pigeon peas (unshelled)

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Torai

White ridge gourd

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Varda

Freshly sprouted seeds of goovar

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Herbs

Indian Name

English Name

Other Names

Dhunia

Coriander leaves

cilantro

Methi bhaji

Fenugreek leaves

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Neem/ kari patta

curry leaves

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Palak

Spinach

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Patta

Madumbi leaves

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Phoodina

Mint leaves

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Suwa bhaji

Dill leaves

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Tulsi

Basil

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Wara bhaji

Red leaf herb

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Whole and Ground Spices

Indian Name

English Name

Other Names

Aamchur Powder

Raw mango powder

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Achar masala

Pickel mix

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Ajmo/Ajwain

Tymol seeds/Carom seeds

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Anardana

pomegranate

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Arad/ Haldi

Tumeric powder

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Badiya

star aniseed

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Citric acid

Lemon powder

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Dagad phool

Stone flower

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Dalchini/Tuj

Cinnamon

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Dhunia

Coriander

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Dhunia/jeera

Coriander and jeera powder

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Elachi

Cardomon

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Garam masala

a blend of mixed spices

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Goondar

Edible gum

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Gur

Jaggery

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Hancher

Rock salt

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Hing

Asoefaetida

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Jawentry

Mace

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Jeera

Cumin

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Jhaiphal

Nutmeg

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kali jiri

Black cumin

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Kalonji

nigella seeds

onion seeds

Kasoori Methi

Dry Fenugreek Leaves

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kesar/zafran

Saffron

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Khus khus

Poppy seeds

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Lavang

cloves

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Magaz/ Magaz tari

Water Melon seeds

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Mari

Pepper

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Methi

Fenugreek

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Mindhlavel pan

Senna leaves

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Mircha/marcha

Chillies

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Namak

Salt

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Panch puram

5 assorted spice

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Rai

Mustard seeds

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Saunf

Fennel seeds

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Shah jeera

Caraway seeds

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Shakkar / Chini

Sugar

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Singhora

Water chesnuts

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Soonth

Dry Ginger

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Tejpatta

Bay leaf

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Til

Sesame seeds

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Tukmuria

Edible vegetable seeds

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Dried Fruit and Nuts

Indian Name

English Name

Other Names

Aaloe Bokhara

Dry plums

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Akhrot

Walnuts

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Badam

Almonds

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Charoli

-

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Kaju

Cashew nuts

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Khajur

Dates

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Kharak

Dry dates

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Kishmish

Sultanas

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Misri

Suger candy

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Pista

Pistachio nuts

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Flour

Indian Name

English Name

Other Names

Ata

Flour

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Bajra ata

Millet flour

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Channa flour

Besan

Gram flour

Juwaar

Barley or Millet

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Juwaar ata

Flour of barley

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Khowse

Noodles

Macaroni

Lapsi

Crushed wheat

Bulgar wheat

Makkai

Mealies (corn)

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Makkai ata

Mealie meal

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Mattar ata

Pea flour

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Poha

Flanttened rice flakes

beaten rice

Roti

Chappati

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Sev/Sevian

Vermicelli

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Soji/Suji

Semolina

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Lentils

Indian Name

English Name

Other Names

Channa

Chick peas

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Channa Dal

Chick peas (split)

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Dal

Generic term for all pulses

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Masoor dal

Pink lentils (split)

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Moong

Green chinese pea

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Moong dal

Green chinese pea lentil

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Toovar Dal

oily lentils (split)

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Urad Dal

black lentil (split)

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Vaal

White dry beans

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Vaal dal

White dry beans (split)

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Varda

Sprouted beans

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Other

Indian Name

English Name

Other Names

Aamli

Tamarind

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Dahi

Yoghurt

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Falooda Gass

China grass

Agar-agar

Ghee

Clarified Butter

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Gosht

Meat

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Jinga

Prawns

Shrimps

Kofta

Meat balls

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Malai

Cream

-

Paneer

Indian cheese

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Papad

Papadoms

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Saabo chokha

Sago

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Zaitun

Olives

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