Tag: cow dung

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  • ‘Drink cow urine, ward off coronavirus’: Man installs makeshift shop in Bengal, arrested

    ‘Drink cow urine, ward off coronavirus’: Man installs makeshift shop in Bengal, arrested

    He was selling urine at Rs 500 per litre and cow dung at Rs 500 a kilo.

    March 17, 2020
  • Cow dung: A viable alternative to firewood

    Cow dung: A viable alternative to firewood

    We need to change our attitude towards the cow. Milk is not the most important part of the cow, it is her dung. This dung should be used in the cremation grounds. For Hindus, the cow is sacred and so using cow dung, instead of wood, should not pose a problem

    March 25, 2019
  • The wonder cure

    The wonder cure

    According to Dr Natarajan, ‘Panchgavya’ is an elixir of many microorganisms, bacteria, fungi, proteins, carbohydrates, fats, amino acids, vitamins, enzymes, unknown growth promoting agents, micronutrients, antioxidants and immunity enhancers.

    July 22, 2018
  • Turning cow dung to black gold

    Turning cow dung to black gold

    I apologise for the dirt,” says Pak Suparjono’s wife nervously as I pull up my trouser legs and tread between the cow pens and duck houses. Embarrassed about her back garden where the waste of seven cows lies in heaps among the coconut palms and bananas, she tries to lure us away with sweet tea. …

    April 22, 2017