[ Herbal Remedies ]

Why do Hindus drink cow urine? Is there any scientific evidence regarding its utilty?

Preventive MedicineCowsAyurvedaComplementary and Alternative MedicineMedicine and HealthcareHas anyone used cow urine (gomutra) as a preventive medicine?Please share any reviews/personal experiences on the effectiveness of cow urine?ol{margin:0 2em 1em 0}.expanded_q_text>ul{margin:0 2em 1em 0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol{margin:0 2em 1em 0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul{margin:0 2em 1em 0}.expanded_q_text>ol ol{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text>ul ol{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol ol{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul ol{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text>ol ul{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text>ul ul{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol ul{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul ul{padding-left:2em;margin:0}.expanded_q_text>ol li{position:relative;left:2em;padding-bottom:.7em}.expanded_q_text>ul li{position:relative;left:2em;padding-bottom:.7em}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol li{position:relative;left:2em;padding-bottom:.7em}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul li{position:relative;left:2em;padding-bottom:.7em}.expanded_q_text>ol li li{padding-bottom:0;padding-top:.7em}.expanded_q_text>ul li li{padding-bottom:0;padding-top:.7em}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol li li{padding-bottom:0;padding-top:.7em}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul li li{padding-bottom:0;padding-top:.7em}.expanded_q_text>ol li ul{padding-left:0}.expanded_q_text>ul li ul{padding-left:0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol li ul{padding-left:0}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul li ul{padding-left:0}.expanded_q_text>ol ol{list-style:lower-alpha}.expanded_q_text>ul ol{list-style:lower-alpha}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul ol{list-style:lower-alpha}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol ol{list-style:lower-alpha}.expanded_q_text>ol ol ol{list-style:lower-roman}.expanded_q_text>ul ol ol{list-style:lower-roman}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul ol ol{list-style:lower-roman}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol ol ol{list-style:lower-roman}.expanded_q_text>ol ul{list-style:circle}.expanded_q_text>ul ul{list-style:circle}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul ul{list-style:circle}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol ul{list-style:circle}.expanded_q_text>ol ul ul{list-style:square}.expanded_q_text>ul ul ul{list-style:square}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul ul ul{list-style:square}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol ul ul{list-style:square}.expanded_q_text>ul{list-style:disc}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ul{list-style:disc}.expanded_q_text>ol{list-style:decimal}.expanded_q_text blockquote>ol{list-style:decimal}.expanded_q_text blockquote{color:#666;border-left:2px solid #ddd;padding-left:1em}.expanded_q_text .qtext_para{display:block;margin-bottom:1em}.expanded_q_text .qtext_citation_lead{display:block;font-weight:bold}.expanded_q_text u{text-decoration:none;font-style:italic}.expanded_q_text .qtext_image_wrapper{position:relative;margin-bottom:1em}.expanded_q_text .qtext_image_wrapper img{border-radius:3px;max-width:100%}.expanded_q_text .qtext_image_wrapper .qtext_image_placeholder{position:relative}.expanded_q_text .qtext_image_placeholder{position:relative;max-width:100%}.expanded_q_text p.citation{outline:0;margin-top:-63px;padding-top:63px}.expanded_q_text p.citation:last-of-type{margin-bottom:1em}.expanded_q_text .qtext_embed{margin-bottom:1em}.expanded_q_text .qtext_embed.thumbnail{position:relative;width:100%;height:0;padding-top:56.25%}.expanded_q_text .qtext_embed.thumbnail:after{content:” “;background-color:transparent;background:url(//qsf.ec.quoracdn.net/-images.play4.png72d15ea84126ec7f.png) center center no-repeat;background-size:70px 70px;display:block;height:100%;left:0;margin:0;padding:0;position:absolute;top:0;width:100%}.expanded_q_text a.external_link{background:url(“data:image/svg+xml,%3C%3Fxml%20version%3D%221.0%22%20encoding%3D%22UTF-8%22%20standalone%3D%22no%22%3F%3E%0A%3Csvg%20width%3D%2214px%22%20height%3D%2214px%22%20viewBox%3D%220%200%2014%2014%22%20version%3D%221.1%22%20xmlns%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fwww.w3.org%2F2000%2Fsvg%22%20xmlns%3Axlink%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fwww.w3.org%2F1999%2Fxlink%22%20xmlns%3Asketch%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bohemiancoding.com%2Fsketch%2Fns%22%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%3C!–%20Generator%3A%20Sketch%203.5.2%20(25235)%20-%20http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bohemiancoding.com%2Fsketch%20–%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%3Ctitle%3Eexternal_link%3C%2Ftitle%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%3Cdesc%3ECreated%20with%20Sketch.%3C%2Fdesc%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%3Cdefs%3E%3C%2Fdefs%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%3Cg%20id%3D%22Page-1%22%20stroke%3D%22none%22%20stroke-width%3D%221%22%20fill%3D%22none%22%20fill-rule%3D%22evenodd%22%20sketch%3Atype%3D%22MSPage%22%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%3Cg%20id%3D%22external_link%22%20sketch%3Atype%3D%22MSLayerGroup%22%20fill%3D%22%23ccc%22%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%3Cpath%20d%3D%22M10%2C8%20C9.447%2C8%209%2C8.448%209%2C9%20L9%2C12%20L2%2C12%20L2%2C5%20L5%2C5%20C5.553%2C5%206%2C4.552%206%2C4%20C6%2C3.448%205.553%2C3%205%2C3%20L1%2C3%20C0.447%2C3%200%2C3.448%200%2C4%20L0%2C13%20C0%2C13.552%200.447%2C14%201%2C14%20L10%2C14%20C10.553%2C14%2011%2C13.552%2011%2C13%20L11%2C9%20C11%2C8.448%2010.553%2C8%2010%2C8%20L10%2C8%20Z%22%20id%3D%22Shape%22%20sketch%3Atype%3D%22MSShapeGroup%22%3E%3C%2Fpath%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%3Cpath%20d%3D%22M13%2C0%20L8%2C0%20C7.447%2C0%207%2C0.448%207%2C1%20C7%2C1.552%207.447%2C2%208%2C2%20L10.586%2C2%20L4.293%2C8.293%20C3.902%2C8.684%203.902%2C9.316%204.293%2C9.707%20C4.488%2C9.902%204.744%2C10%205%2C10%20C5.256%2C10%205.512%2C9.902%205.707%2C9.707%20L12%2C3.414%20L12%2C6%20C12%2C6.552%2012.447%2C7%2013%2C7%20C13.553%2C7%2014%2C6.552%2014%2C6%20L14%2C1%20C14%2C0.448%2013.553%2C0%2013%2C0%20L13%2C0%20Z%22%20id%3D%22Shape%22%20sketch%3Atype%3D%22MSShapeGroup%22%3E%3C%2Fpath%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%3C%2Fg%3E%0A%20%20%20%20%3C%2Fg%3E%0A%3C%2Fsvg%3E”) no-repeat right .3em;background:url(//qsf.ec.quoracdn.net/-images.new_grid.external_link.svgcab109aef2141f3d.svg) no-repeat right .3em;padding-right:15px;background-size:10.5px}.expanded_q_text .diffinsert{white-space:pre-wrap}.expanded_q_text .diffdelete{white-space:pre-wrap}.expanded_q_text .diffinsert{color:#405a04;background:#d1e1ad}.expanded_q_text .diffdelete{color:#a82400;background:#e5bdb2}.expanded_q_text .diffdelete br{display:none}.expanded_q_text>:first-child{margin-top:0}.expanded_q_text>:last-child{margin-bottom:0}.expanded_q_text{-webkit-user-select:auto}.photo_info_layout.size_small{position:relative}.photo_info_layout.size_small .photo_wrapper{position:absolute;top:0;left:0}.photo_info_layout.size_small .photo_wrapper .photo{position:relative;width:40px;height:40px}.photo_info_layout.size_small .photo_wrapper .photo img{width:40px;height:40px}.photo_info_layout.size_small .info_wrapper{display:table;padding-left:48px;width:100%;-webkit-box-sizing:border-box;-moz-box-sizing:border-box;box-sizing:border-box;word-break:break-word}.photo_info_layout.size_small .info_wrapper .info{display:table-cell;vertical-align:middle;height:40px}.ContentPageFeed .pagedlist_item:nth-child(3n) .ContentPageFeedStoryItem{margin-right:0}.LoggedOutContentPageFeed .pagedlist_item:nth-child(3n) .ContentPageFeedStoryItem{margin-right:0}.logged_out_related_questions_container{border-top:0}.logged_out_related_questions_container .logged_out_related_questions_heading .related_question a{font-size:15px;line-height:1.4;font-weight:400}.CredibilityFacts{font-size:13px;color:#999}.CredibilityFacts a{color:#999}.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerBase{padding:16px 0;border-top:1px solid #e2e2e2;position:relative}.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerBase .ContentHeader .feed_item_answer_user .user{font-weight:bold}.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerListDiv{zoom:1}.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerListDiv:before,.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerListDiv:after{display:table;content:””;zoom:1}.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerListDiv:after{clear:both}.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerListDiv .action_button{line-height:50px;margin-top:60px;margin-bottom:50px}.NewGridQuestionPage .AnswerListDiv .anchor{display:block;position:relative;top:-48px;visibility:hidden}.QuestionPageAnswerHeader{color:#333;font-weight:500;position:relative;border-bottom:1px solid #e2e2e2;margin-bottom:16px;padding-bottom:8px;font-size:18px;padding-bottom:7px}.QuestionPageAnswerHeader a{font-size:13px;font-weight:400;position:absolute;right:0;bottom:8px;color:#999}.QuestionPageAnswerHeader a:hover{color:#999;text-decoration:underline}.QuestionPageAnswerHeader{border-bottom:0;margin-bottom:0}.QuestionPageAnswerHeader .writing_now_section{display:inline-block;position:absolute;bottom:8px}.AnswerWikiArea{zoom:1;margin-bottom:32px}.AnswerWikiArea:before,.AnswerWikiArea:after{display:table;content:””;zoom:1}.AnswerWikiArea:after{clear:both}.AnswerWikiArea h3{color:#333;font-weight:500;position:relative;border-bottom:1px solid #e2e2e2;margin-bottom:16px;padding-bottom:8px;font-size:18px;padding-bottom:7px}.AnswerWikiArea h3 a{font-size:13px;font-weight:400;position:absolute;right:0;bottom:8px;color:#999}.AnswerWikiArea h3 a:hover{color:#999;text-decoration:underline}.logged_out_related_questions_container{border-top:1px solid #e2e2e2;padding:18px 0}.logged_out_related_questions_container .logged_out_related_questions_heading{font-size:15px;line-height:1.4;font-weight:bold}.logged_out_related_questions_container .related_question{margin-top:10px}.PromptsList{margin-bottom:32px}]]>Pushpa Krishnaswamy, Director, AdmissionsWritten 209w agoI have seen others prescribed a skin oil with gomutra, and convinced of the efficacy of it, but the smell/stink strongly discourages continuous use. Each & every types of humankinds are victim of this disease especially non vegetarian. Penguin Books Limited. In the ancient method “Urine Therapy” was practiced in the traditional method of treatment which was very difficult for most of the people to adopt and achieve its benefits. Fasting: Drink all the urine you pass, except for the evenings—otherwise you won’t get any sleep. Your article attracted me a lot and therefore I am giving here without any comment. One of the most important things for which camels are raised is their milk, which is efficacious in treating many illnesses, including hepatitis, and the digestive system in general, various types of cancer and other diseases.

Nothing worked,” Sharma said. Urine contains volatile salts which are beneficial to the human body because these salts destroy acidity and get rid of pain in kidney, intestine, and womb; furthermore urine, a natural tonic, eliminates giddiness, tension in nerves, lazy feeling, hemicrama, paralysis, common cold, diseases of brain, nerves, joints and leucorrhea (a whitish discharge from vagina resulting from inflammation or congestion of the mucous membrane). Cow is a mobile ambulance. And the business is booming under the patronage of the political elite. Consuming cow urine also reduces weight. Obesity is stigmatized in much of the modern world (particularly in the Western world), though it was seen as a symbol of wealth and fertility at other times in history and still is in some parts of the world. to severe ones like fits and loss of consciousness can develop.

Patanjali’s bestseller is urine-based floor-cleaner Gaunyle, according to managing director Acharya Balkrishna. Generally, it repairs and regenerates damaged tissues and cells. Wealth, religion, enjoyment and salvation are accomplished with the service of the cow. pumped with hormones and are grain-fed, so forget about using their urine for anything. India-trained veterinarian Navneet Dhand, who is an associate professor in veterinary biostatistics and epidemiology at the University of Sydney, points to three diseases prevalent in India that could potentially be transmitted to people in the raw urine of infected cows: leptospirosis, which can cause meningitis and liver failure; arthritis-causing brucellosis; and Q-fever, which can cause pneumonia and chronic inflammation of the heart. Unless the key to eternal life is proven to lie within the bladder of a sacred cow, please pass the Fiji. It is made by mixing together 5 components that come from cows: ghee, curd, dung, urine and milk.

-If thers minimal waste in ur system n ur body flushes dat out den 4 d remainder of d day shud ur body b high on waste? It is believed by some to strengthen the immune system & serve as an anti-oxidant. In 2000, when the only anti-retroviral drugs for HIV/AIDS available were produced by Western companies, the annual cost of treatment was about $10,000. Patanjali Yogpeeth, an organisation of Indian yoga guru Baba Ramdev, is also planning a joint venture to produce a cow urine drink, newspapers reported last month. Turmeric ( Haldi in India ) and Honey ( Shehad in India ) soothes the respiratory tract and helps to treat Sore Throat. In the villages, farmers/cow owners wait with large pails in which they have collected the urine. I am giving some link about scientific evidence or news about cow urine.

He estimates cow attendants can make 1,200 rupees a month from the sale of a cow’s liquid waste, which can easily pay for the beast’s upkeep. I am not aware of the Buddhist point of view on urine but the Holy Bible, according to Dr. Q: Does it increases reduced weight? their feces can be used for biofuel and to cool house walls during the hot and humid season. Their urine is said to have medicinal properties but as far as I kmow not all have tried it due to the pre conditioning that we are drinking another animals waste. But , to answer your question, PM Modi consumes hot water with honey and lemon ( It was mentioned during his usa trip ) and probably has never tried cow urine or go-moothr  , as it is referred to here.

Tags: , ,
[ Diabetes Type 2 ]

Why do Hindus drink cow urine? Is there any scientific evidence regarding its utilty?

Auto-urine therapy is an age-old practice of ancient India. Surprisingly, you can’t find any of this stuff in medical textbooks. The cow urine therapy is capable of curing several curable and incurable diseases. It is used to produce Bio gas on large scales in rural areas and used as a paste to coat the floor as it is one of the best natural disinfectants too. It is very interesting to note the prameha has been described eloquently and elaborately in charak samhita chikistha sthana’s sixth chapter. Health experts, however, are less enthusiastic about the health benefits of drinking cow urine, especially when anti-cancer properties are claimed. In most cases, nasal polyps reappear after surgery.

Most western doctors still don’t know this scientific fact, and do not use it in their practice. Our bacterial ecosystem is suited to our body, and a cow’s bacterial system is suited to a cow’s body. Shodhan chikitsa preferably use for removal of vitiated doshas from arising area. D. But more importantly, what happens to cow urine when it has been left around for a while, is that huge numbers of harmless bacteria (to humans) colonize it and create an ecosystem. It nourishes the body through the skin and helps against increased heartbeat. The analysis of cow urine has shown that it contains nitrogen, sulphur, phosphate, sodium, manganese, carbolic acid, iron, silicon, chlorine, magnesium, melci, citric, titric, succinic, calcium salts, Vitamin A, B, C, D, E, minerals, lactose, enzymes, creatinine, hormones and gold.

Camel’s urine is also efficacious in the treatment of swelling of the liver and other diseases such as abscesses, sores that appear on the body and toothache, and for washing eyes. Cows are sacred to India’s more than 800 million Hindus, and Hindu nationalist parties have often used cows as a symbol to further their political goals. But according to Sushruta Samhita and Ayurveda Samgraha for medicinal and other purposes cow urine is beneficial and better than all other animals. I Shivambu fasting and all treatments here are very well run took. While the political elite seem to be driving this craze , the academic community is not far behind. There is also the more traditional ayurvedic Panchagavya. Doctors may also use other measurements, such as waist size, to evaluate health risks associated with excess abdominal fat.

Allow time for kidney to rest & repair. Modi’s government in May held an inaugural national conference on cow shelters, or “gaushalas” in Hindi, where two members of his cabinet encouraged thousands of attendees to monetize less savory bovine byproducts. It can be given to children and ladies without any harm. As the peepal tree and tulasi plant give oxygen similarly cow is the only animal which purifies the air. But not every Hindu drink cow urine. Some people only do when they have serious diseases and also that cow urine is filtered. I am giving some link about scientific evidence or news about cow urine.

Only Holy cow’s urine is useful but there may be some side effect also. Urine Therapy – understanding this unique and ancient home remedy! they are the primary source of milk from which clarified butter (ghee), cheese,curds and other food products can be made. industry associations, including the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, wrote to President Obama to complain about India’s business environment, in particular its patent laws. Their urine is said to have medicinal properties but as far as I kmow not all have tried it due to the pre conditioning that we are drinking another animals waste. But , to answer your question, PM Modi consumes hot water with honey and lemon ( It was mentioned during his usa trip ) and probably has never tried cow urine or go-moothr  , as it is referred to here.AnonymousWritten 69w agoU must have done little research before posting this question. The Pathmeda Goshala is a unique combination of the spiritual and the entrepreneurial, of arcane ‘knowledge’ from our ancient texts such as Charaka Samhita, Atharva Veda, and Sushrut Samhita, and the advances of modern technology.

No one eat the shit but yes there are many advantages/benefits of it’s urine and dung. Infact it is used to cure many diseases like cancer,asthma,eczema,heart diseases.And it is scientifically proven that it’s dung contains many anti-microbial properties,nutrients and minerals and this is why in some parts of India mostly at the country side we find people clean their balconies or their front yard with cow dung. He fasted on urine and tap water for 45 days and at the same time annointing his body with urine. Answer: The patient does not need to come to the Indore center, but the patient’s reports may be emailed/ faxed including information on symptoms. You will rarely find a Hindu who has drunk cow’s urine in his lifetime. Thislink will help you… Panchagavya.Partha KansabanikWritten 69w agoWho told you so?

And a healthy diet is key. 13. These currents (rays) are present in environment. High blood pressure can also lead to a condition called arteriolar nephrosclerosis, wherein the leaked pressures get into the walls of the kidney’s blood vessels, decreasing their ability to do their job. Now escalate it to next level, how do we look at healthy humans drinking their own urine on daily basis? Please read the latest scientific development in western medicine, Auto-Urine Therapy as immune booster. Mix well.

I hope this explains validity of drinking cow urine in health benefits. Once you become familiar with UROPATHY and start using your urine, you will be able to fight individual diseases, prevent and reverse the conditions that make you susceptible to all types of health problems including: childhood diseases, allergies, common cold, flu, hepatitis, arthritis, hypertension, all types of infections and fevers, cancer and the opportunistic infections associated with AIDS. I admit that cow is a holy animal for us, but that does not mean we will drink its urine!! We instead use its urine as a part of many customs and the cow dung is mixed with water to mop the area before the entrance, you can find it mainly in the eve of sankranthi. Even though they sound stupid and gross, they make sense if you know the reason!! There are people in india called as aghora. Who do such kind of deeds, but they are very few and their life style is completely weird as they treat all things equally!!

Chandmal Gurjar suffered with cancer of the food pipe four years back, he could not take liquids also. But yes we have our science developed to the extent that we can make good from nothing, which is far beyond your capabilities to understand. So yes we have generated hell lot of medicines from it and medicines are not taken as food. So we don’t eat or drink such stuff but only use them as remedies.

Tags: , ,