Tag: calf rescue

Making Diyas from cow dung

“Gomaye vasate Lakshmi” which literally means… Goddess Lakshmi who is the goddess of wealth & prosperity resides in cow dung. Lighting diyas made of cow dung on Diwali is therefore not only symbolic but shall also enhance the effectiveness of one’s prayers. In addition, Gomaye diyas are compostable & can be reused as excellent manure […]

Growing green fodder

Green fodder is the primary source of nutrients to the cattle & so it is very important to ensure its availability round the year. Depending on the season, multi-cut variety of maize, barley, sorghum are cultivated in summer & rainy seasons, whereas berseem, oats, mustard are grown during winter & spring seasons. First we need […]

Care for Strays

In ‘Rescue Ma’, our aim is to provide sustainable solutions to stray cattle problem. In addition to finding permanent solutions, we realized that we would need some interim measures to provide immediate relief to these strays. After much deliberation, we decided to make some kind of troughs where we can provide food & water to […]

Stray cattle problem & solution!!!

A well known verse from Mahabharata which means –“Donation of cows is superior to all other types of donations. Cows are supreme and sacred.” Cow is the only animal on this planet that gives us different invaluable things her entire life; cow’s milk has been proven to be the best super-food on earth that can […]

Looking beyond milk

It’s heart wrenching to see cows, bulls & their young calves roaming on the roads of our country as stray animals & dying in accidents. Some scholars would say why worry only about cattle, there are other stray animals also on the road then why this distinction & quickly turn it down as a religious/political […]