Cumin powder belongs to the Apiaceae family. The seeds are oval with the ridge, warm, greenish-beige in color, nutty aroma. It has a bitter in taste. It is also used to stuffed vegetables, flavor rice, curries and many savory dishes. Cumin powder is widely used in many beef dishes. It helps to stimulate carminative, astringent and also useful in dyspepsia, and diarrhea.