LINGA

 
 
lingá
sesame 

 

Scientific name: Sesamum orientale Linn.;
Sesamum indicum Linn.; Sesamum triboliatum Mill.  
 
 
 
lingá
sesame seeds



Toasted lingá is used as a topping in the Filipino rice delicacy called palitaw.


Lingá is mentioned in the folk song Bahay Kubo.

 


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