Black rice has rice nutrients and is reccognized as "black pearl" and "king of rice". Chinese traditionally treat it as "blood generating rice" and "rice for long live". Its another interesting name is forbidden rice, which is reserved for only the highest elite class and the consumption was forbidden by the masses.  Black rice beats the nutritional benefits of brown and red rice combined. Rich dietary fiber and anti-inflammatory properties, it is richest in powerful disease-fighting antioxidants and has the ability to help stop the development of diabetes, cancer, heart disease and even weight gain.