The polyherbal supplement contained; Asparagous racemosous (Shatavari), Leptadenia reticulata (Jivanti), Nigella sative
(Kolonji), Cuminum cyminum (Jeera) and Pueraria Tuberosa (Vidarikand).
The word rice derives from the Tamil word "arisi" and refers to two species of grasses, Oryza sative
and Oryza glaberrima, native to tropical and subtropical southeastern Asia and Africa.
He the author of Postwar Academic Fiction: Sative
, Ethics, Community (2001).