Cow Protection and Krishna Consciousness

… a blog by Madan Gopal Das

   Jun 20

Pancha Gavya – Go-vara (Cow Dung)

Hare Krsna! Laxmi ji goddess of Fortune resides in cow dung. Therefore we see in south India in many temples lord is first shown the back of cow when lord is woken up. This is because consort of lord Sri Laxmi resides in cow dung or back of cow from where cow dung comes.

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   Jun 01

Meaning of the word ‘Krishi’

Hare Krsna! In sanskrit every word has a root dhatu (word). In word krishi the dhatu is kru. From this dhatu word akarshan has come. Akarshan means attracting. So krushi does not only means growing of crops as is done today and is called agriculture. Krushi means growing crops in such a way that it attracts the solar energy. […]

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   Apr 10

The Vedic Cow.

Hare Krsna! Here I am going to discuss what the Vedic cow is and its description in Vedic scriptures. Vedic scriptures give specific descriptions of cow and the anatomy and we will see how it fits perfectly with cows in some parts of world esp. Indian subcontinent, Africa, south America etc and how most of […]

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