Sir Michael Caine finds Indian spices magical

Updated: Jun 04, 2013, 17:02 PM IST

New Delhi: Sir Michael Caine has expressed his love for Indian spices, saying that turmeric keeps him away from ageing.

The double Oscar winner actor has been married for 40 years to an Indian-born wife and she was the one who introduced Michael to this natural medicine.

Caine also believes that the turmeric helps in keeping his brain sharp.

The 80-year-old said that he is married to an Indian lady and have learned about the Indian culture and has looked into what they got and didn`t get.

He said that one of the things they don`t get is Alzheimer`s.

The Dark Knight Rises star explained that one of the things Indian s don`t get is Alzheimer`s since they eat a great deal of turmeric in their food.

The veteran actor said that he has been taking turmeric tablets for 30 years and has a memory like a computer, adding that he remembers everything.