Thooyamallirice - The energy booster, Thooyamalli is a traditional rice variety native to Salem district in Tamil Nadu. It gets its name as it resembles the pure jasmine bud (Thooyamalli) while flowering. This is fine quality rice which can be used for daily food.
Health is wealth! But, are we concentrating on health? Not many. We were left with no or little options except the conventional rice in the supermarkets and the shops nearby. Thanks to the awareness given by some great people and farmers about the health benefits of the traditional rice varieties of Tamil Nadu. Have you ever noticed why some of our grand and great-grandparents lived for long years without any disease and disorders? It is all because of their food habits. They ate traditional foods that are produced in an organic way at their young age and so they were strong even when they got older. We can see the life expectancy of our grandparents were high because they used to eat the traditional rice varieties purchased directly from the farmers who educates about the benefits of it.