KAMADHENUAlso known as SURABHI
The Great Celestial Sacred Cow Goddess
She is the holy cow of plenty, the mother of all living things, worshipped and adored by trillions of Hindus and dairy-lovers worldwide.
KAMADHENU is depicted as a cow with a beautiful woman's face. She not only has a full complement of nourishing teats but also — in some images — human breasts. She must be the ultimate mother figure.
As the supreme mother cow, she bestows goodness and abundance upon all who adore her. All cows are her sisters, so treat them with respect. Killing a cow is one of the three dreadful sins. Hamburgers are definitely off the menu.
Her daughter is the magic cow NANDINI.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : India
Gender : Female
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : SURABHI
Popularity index : 1115
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