L.G Hing Powder (Asafoetida powder) (a aromatic root resin) is a strong concentrated spice used to flavor curries and lentils. Hing is also known to greatly improve digestion. Asafoetida powder is used as a digestive aid, in food as a condiment and in pickles. Asafoetida is one that is recognised even by Ayurveda for its healing and flavour enhancing properties. L.G Hing or Asafoetida has a strong odour which envelopes a dish and makes it even more aromatic and appetizing. This powder contains resin, volatile oil extract, ash and endogenous gum. These ingredients give this powder a texture and taste that is distinct.