Lentils like masoor, moong, arhar and the like are all a part of the pulses family.
Mavilar tribe speaks a unique dialect, a combination of Malayalam and Tulu. They are mostly seen in Hosdurg taluk in Kasargod district.
The cosmopolitan crowd looks down on the bean dish called 'fasouliyah', favoured by easterners.
The backlash was immediate with people pointing out that the meal wasn't even a little bit Pakistani.
Fresh veggies with roasted pine nuts
Fleshy veggies made yummy as ever
Crunchy beans with coconut pieces