Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Sunday, April 2, 2023

A party in the cow shed






As Mattu Pongal approaches, farmers celebrate the cattle that keep farms running by massaging them with sandalwood paste, rubbing their horns with castor oil and decking them out with garlands.





Source: The Hindu Chennai-Metro Plus, 13/01/2022, pg.2.