Haldi is also known as turmeric. In ancient India, there was a tradition to form Haldi powder at homes. The turmeric has many medicinal uses. Haldi or turmeric powder is a must spice in Indian houses. The Haldi gives a bright yellow colour to the dishes. Most of the vegetables, daals and curries are incomplete without turmeric. The turmeric is hard on the outside. On immediate appearance, Haldi sometimes seems similar to ginger. It is pulverized into powder form. Also, hot Haldi milk is very useful for curing internal injuries in the body. Also, the turmeric finds application as a dye.