English - Deccan grass, Italianmillet
Hindi - Kangni, Kankun, Tangun
Sanskrit - Kangni, Priyangu, Kanguk
Sukumar, Asthi- Sambandhan
Marathi - Kang, Kaun, Ral
Gujrati - Kang
Bengali - Kakni, Kanidhan, Kangni dana
Deccan grass is sweet, pungent, dry and nutritive. It digests easily. It ends inflammation caused by bile and increases appetite. It brings the phlegm out and increases vatta. Deccan grass joints fractured bones. Its use gets rid of rheumatism.