NANDINIAlso known as NANDHINI
The Sacred Cow of Joy
Holy cow! She is the delightfully good-natured daughter of KAMADHENU, the supreme Cow Goddess. And she has certainly inherited her mother's bountiful nature. Make a wish and she will provide anything you ask, with a happy smile and a merry moo.
However, her magic qualities are highly prized by her owner, VASHISHTHA the sage. Of course, when you own a magic cow there's always some jealous deity or acquisitive king sniffing around. Luckily NANDINI is more than capable of taking care of herself, thanks to the protection of her proud mom KAMADHENU. Do not mess with the moo-cow.
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 : NANDHINI
Popularity index : 142
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