Onsdagar Naan Curry with Sadaf and Archit

Ep. 30: Mango- Nothing Aam About This Fruit

av Naan Curry with Sadaf and Archit | Publicerades 6/16/2021

In this episode, our 2Gs, the Gourmands & Geeks, Sadaf and Archit talk about mangoes, the king of all fruits in India and the subcontinent. They are covering: The etymology of the word mango in English and Hindi.The connection between political diplomacy and mangoes.How the Mughal kings and Ghalib were obsessed with mangoes.What Unani and Ayurveda say about mangoes.Why some mangoes are more expensive than others.What decides our preferences for a particular type of mango?So sit back, relax and get ready to bite into your favorite mango with our 2Gs.Important links to geek out more:Mango: The National Fruit of India(https://www.theheritagelab.in/mango-national-fruit-history/)Exploring Mangoes as Metaphor in South Asian Writing by Radhika Oberoi(https://thewire.in/books/mangoes-metaphor-writing-poetry)Delhiwale: A tribute to the king of fruits by Mayank Austen Soofi(https://bit.ly/35pLf1M)Wine in Sealed Glasses: In Praise of Mangoes by H.N.Bali(https://bit.ly/3zE4DpE)History of Mango – ‘King of Fruits’ by Dr. Indu Mehta(http://www.ijesi.org/papers/Vol(6)7/Version-3/D0607032024.pdf)Mango - the most lovely fruit of Hindustan, sang Amir Khusro(https://bit.ly/3gE9vlE)Food for Thought: Melons, Mangoes, and Mughals(https://asia.si.edu/food-for-thought-melons-mangoes-and-mughals/)Amba: The Iraqi Mango Pickle from India That Tops Palestinian Shawarma(https://bit.ly/3xltUCY)Two of India’s most expensive mangoes that you’ve probably not heard of(https://bit.ly/2TBOkc7)Vikram Doctor's podcast on Alphonso mangoes(https://bit.ly/3wvmFs1)You can follow Sadaf Hussain & Archit Puri on their Instagram handle:@sadaf_hussain @thehustlinggluttonYou can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the IVM Podcasts app on Android: https://ivm.today/android or iOS: https://ivm.today/ios, or any other podcast app.You can check out our website at http://www.ivmpodcasts.com/

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In the Naan-Curry Podcast, we explore the rich heritage of food in India one dish at a time.The conversation, seasoned with enjoyable anecdotes, will give you a historical perspective on the evolution of food in the country and dive deep into the economics that shaped its consumption.Sadaf is an author, chef and MasterChef India Finalist and Archit is a researcher, consultant and writes on behavioral sciences and economics.Tune in to new episodes every Wednesday, starting from 28 October.