Kalonji, also called by some as black cumin and by some as nigella.
It’s plant is part of the buttercup family of plants.
Black cumin produces an absolutely beautiful aroma when cooked.
When used for medicinal purposes it acts a joint lubricator, aids breathing, and is suggested to have anti-carcinogenic properties.

Direct benefits of Kalonji

Know your food’s multigrain flour (fortified) can be an excellent food for diabetics

– Help keep a check on Diabetes
– Increases Memory and Alleviates Asthma
– Aids Weight Loss
– Eases Joint Pain
– Controls Blood Pressure

Nutritional value of kalonji per 100 grams
Calories 345
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15 g 23%
Saturated fat 0.5 g 2%
Polyunsaturated fat 1.7 g
Monounsaturated fat 10 g
Cholesterol 0 mg 0%
Sodium 88 mg 3%
Potassium 1,694 mg 48%
Total Carbohydrate 52 g 17%
Dietary fiber 40 g 160%
Protein 16 g 32%
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 35%
Calcium 119% Iron 102%
Vitamin D 0% Vitamin B-6 25%
Cobalamin 0% Magnesium 96%

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