Gomati Vidya – Glories of the Cow.


Posted by Madan Gopal Das | Posted in Devotional Topics, Personal Reflections, Vedic Culture | Posted on 21-09-2010

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Hare Krsna!

In our Vedic culture, cows are very sacred and are given respect tremendously. Divine kamadhenu cow appeared during churning of ocean.

In Vedas, the glories of cows are profusely mentioned. The main purpose of Vedas are not only to offer sacrifices to worship supreme lord but also to his representatives .The whole world is maintained and nourished by sacrifices. All the ingredients of sacrifice come from holy cow. Again, in absence of sacrificial offerings etc cow’s milk is one of the most important ingredients. Even the performer of sacrifice during the initiation drinks panchgavya. Read the rest of this entry »