one of the traditional rice varieties of south India; it is cultivated Cauvery Delta districts of Tamil Nadu.
- Improves women overall health, good for bones, regularizes mensural cycle, aids normal delivery of child, helps is reducing bad cholesterol
- It helps to reduce hip pain and usually young girls are fed with this rice variety after attaining puberty.
- This helps to get rid of hip pain associated with menstruation.
- It can also be given for a pain free delivery.
Generally grown in Adipattam Season that is July-August.
Crop Duration The duration of these crops are 180-200 days.
Colour and Quality The rice is red in colour.
Cooked Rice in a liquid form
Sigappu Kavuni Rice – Idli & Dosa
Steamed cake made with rice and lentil fermented batter