Activities

Feeding the Cows

Feeding the cows is a great way to connect with them. They love all kinds of foods including: bananas, Parle-G, corn, cookies,

Organic Farming 

Agriculture is a means of connecting directly to earth by growing, harvesting, and. Volunteers can till the land, pick the and vegetables (corn, tomatoes, squash). New crops can also be planted. This provides enriching experience of organic farming and understanding of where our food comes from.

Bhajan & Kirtan

Namasmaranam in the form of mantra, Kirtan, and Bhajan are performed in the cow sheds in proximity to the cows. This is a unique bonding experience with the cows.

 

Suprabatham and chanting have also been conducted in the go 

Krishna Leela (Herding the Cows)

 

Herding cows is a past time of Sri Krishna referenced many times in the Bhagavatam. Individuals are given the opportunity to herd the cows from the grazing land to the 

Vedic Rituals

Agni Hotra is an ancident puja (ritual) performed to balance the elements and purify the atmosphere.

Nada Abishekam the abluations to Shivalingam with mantra and music.

Last Rites ritual for the passing of a relative or loved one.

Environmental Sustainability

A biogas digester has been setup on the premises to convert cow manure into methane. This methane can be used to produce energy to power the farm house and warm the cow sheds.

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