When life gives you lemons, make lemonade! Jokes apart, Lemon is a very useful fruit, not just for cooking!
Lemons are said to have originated in the Himalayan foothills of North-East India and Ayurvedic practice regarded it as a valuable fruit as well. It acts as an important home remedy, Lemon-juice gives relief from fever and if mixed with water, is useful for diabetic patients. People love the tartly flavour of lemon juice in their food and the and can surely make any bland cuisine interesting.
Lemons are found in abundance in India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Mexico and West Indies.