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ravages commented on the word hing
Turns out I was wrong. Hing is indeed asafoetida. The tamil word for it is Perungaayam. பெர�?ங�?காயம�?
December 16, 2007
Most puritans/religious fundamentalist consider asafoetida as evil. It stimulates the "tamasik" quality in men and that's a bad thing, apparently.
I'm not sure. I think it is ginger. The Tamil word for ginger is (H)Inji (இஞ�?சி/இந�?ஜி)Let me check.
bilby commented on the word hing
I'm told it is another name for asafoetida.
hing is also I, when I have a couple of screws looseOr, is that unhing-ed?
hing is ginger
A spice, often used in Hare Krishna cooking as a substitute for onion or garlic which are considered 'un-bonafide' ingredients.