Tukh Malanga are small black seeds known for its Ayurvedic benefits and as a cooking ingredient, especially in sweets and puddings. They are also known as ‘Basil Seeds’.
The basil seeds are soaked in water and ‘swell’ up, giving a gelatinous texture. Popular for the drink Falooda and can be an effective gelling thickener. You can buy basil seeds online from MAK Foods.