Moduga aaku sreshtam!
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Moduga chettu, flame-of-the-forest, palash and bastard teak Flame-of-the-forest is otherwise known as bastard teak, parrot tree (Eng.), chichra tesu, desuka jhad, dhaak, palash, chalcha, kankrei, chheula (छेउला) (Hindi), paḷas (पळस) (Marathi), kesudo (કેસુુડો) (Gujarati), palashpapra (Urdu), Muthuga (ಮುತ್ತುಗ) (Kannada), kinshuk, polash (পলাশ) Bengali, pauk (Burmese), polāx (পলাশ) in Assamese, porasum, parasu (Tamil ), muriku, shamata (Mal.), moduga (మోదుగ) (Telugu), khakda (Guj.), kela (Sinh.), ploso (Javanese), palash ପଳାଶ (Odia), semarkat api (Malay), Palay (Pushto). (Source wikipedia) Most of us Indians could relate to using leaf disposable plates before the market was flooded with plastic disposables. My grandmother used to keep this is as a...