Food, medicine, house, fuel, prayer….the list goes on…Tell me one reason why five thousand years ago the cow should not have been worshipped. God is the all provider and a cow was the all provider in ancient Hindu society.
Various products provided by the cow are an integral part of a Hindu way of life. Quite often many Hindus might not be aware of it.
Even today there are millions of households in
Majority of the South Indians find it hard to have lunch without the curd. What about our burfis and the numerous other sweets? The buttermilk, the ice cream, the bhang, ….yet another endless list…. It is not without reason that
But the holy cow creates numerous traffic blocks. Well, the cows you find on the Indian roads were left there by its owners. We are living in a society in which some people send old parents to old age homes and even to streets. So, the fate of an old and diseased cow cannot be any better. The cow loitering on our streets are an indication of a self-centered society. The cow will only be happy to move out of the road and live in some green pastures.