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What is this variety of kidney beans called in English? We call them "Chitra Rajmah" in Hindi. http://www.helloorganic.com/Rajma_chitra.html enter image description here

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Pinto beans. Throw in a few more foods in Hindi, and I'll translate them too, while I'm here; I've got good reference books handy with names in both English and Hindi.

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Very much thankful to you. :hattip: –  TheIndependentAquarius Jul 1 '11 at 5:12
    
I didn't know how to add that image there. :) –  TheIndependentAquarius Jul 1 '11 at 5:13
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When posting or editing, click the little icon (image or picture) that looks like a painting. It's right next to the {} symbols. –  BobMcGee Jul 1 '11 at 5:15
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Stack Overflow has a relationship with the Imgur image hosting service. It uses them and brings up a mini upload page if you click the icon. Or, you can upload there and use the URL if you prefer. –  BobMcGee Jul 1 '11 at 5:18
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Just pinto beans. –  BobMcGee Jul 1 '11 at 13:54
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we have reached three varieties of common beans (Phaseolus vulgaris) commonly used in India while researching for website.

kidney beans - rajma.

pinto beans - chitri wala rajma, printed rajma.

Navy bean - white rajma, white beans, safed rajma.

You can found more about Indian ingredients in English to Hindi here.

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