Posted by Madan Gopal Das | Posted in Benefits of Pancha gavya - blessings of cow, Cows in Krishna Lila, Devotional Topics, Glories of Vedic Cow, Principles of Cow Protection, Vedic Culture | Posted on 26-05-2010
Srimad Bhagawatam begins with glorifying the supreme lord Krsna. But Sri Krsna in his topmost abode of goloka is absorbed in worship of cows. His abode is centered and named around cows. Krsna lila cannot be separated from love of cows ( go prema).
As soon as Krsna appeared on earth in the jail, his father Vasudev decided to give 10000 excellent payaswini cows in charity. When Krsna reached Vrndavan Nanda maharaj gave lakhs of cows in charity. Sri vrndavan is called gostha. Gostha means a place where atleast one crore (10 million) cows reside. Read the rest of this entry »