India's Holy Places, Temple, Trekking, Himalaya, Culture and Philosophy
IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO KNOW INDIA without understanding its religious beliefs and practices, which have a large impact on the personal lives of most Indians and influence public life on a daily basis. The culture of India has been shaped by its long history of vedic tradition going back to its historical roots more than 5000 years ago.
Moreover, this culture maintained unbroken continuity from Vedic times to the present day, inspite of countless wars within the country, muslim invasions from outside and two centuries of subjugation by the British, who plundered India. This indestructible unity and unbroken continuity of Indian culture are derived from its deep spiritual foundations. » more here «
India is famous for her "Holy Cow." Unfortunately although the sentiment still remains in India to protect Mother Cow in reality no one actually seems to care about the cows and India is fast becoming one of the biggest beef exporters in the world. This documentary on the Gosala of Mother Sudevi in Radha Kund near Krishna's Vrindavan shows clearly the precarious position of Mother Cow in India Today. This is a very touching, inspiring and heart-warming documentary and exposes the Indian's real attitudes to the "Holy Cow" »more here«
India's Holy Cow--Becoming Extinct: