Hing, Hindi name of Asafoetida, is a resin gum provided in all forms. This specifically Semi Liquid Hing can be used for the purpose of fragrance, preservative in food or flavoring, given to the strong and pungent smell. The major consuming country of this particular spice is India, as Indians use it as an ingredient in many dishes. Semi Liquid Hing is fresh gum, collected by making cut in the plant. It is considered a great substitute of onion and garlic, for people who do not consume the latter for religious reasons in India.