Basmati is a variety of long grain rice grown
in the foot hills of the great Himalayas in India, majorly in the
states of Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal, Basmati
is notable for its fragrance and delicacy and flavor. Its name
means "the fragrant one" in sanskrit, but it can also mean "the
soft rice," and the word coincidently means "my smile" in Arabic.
India is the largest cultivator and exporter of this rice.
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