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Panchalavanam-Combination of Five salts
1. Sindava Lavana
Saindhava – which is found in Punjab (Sindh region) area
Tamil/Malayalam – Intuppu
Chemical composition: Sodium chloride (98%) and a combination of Iodine, Lithium, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Chromium, Manganese, Iron, Zinc and Strontium.
2. Sauvarchala lavana
It is obtained from Halite ore from mines.
Chemical composition: Sodium Chloride, Sodium Sulphide, Iron
3. Vida lavana
Vida means artificially created. It is prepared artificially by using excreta of goat, cow, camel, sheep
Chemical composition: Sodium chloride. with Sodium sulphate, Alumina, magnesia, Ferric Oxide and Ferric Sulphide.
4. Samudra Lavana
Samudra is the Sanskrit word of Sea, and it is avail from seawater is canalized and Sun-dried.
Chemical composition; Sodiun chloride with magnesium, potassium, calcium and sulphate.
5. Audbhida Lavana
It is a mixture of alkaline and salt
It is prepared from alkaline soil and it is dirty colored and found in dry areas