Essay on Cow in Sanskrit

This is a short essay, i.e. अनुच्छेदः on Cow, written in Sanskrit.

Transliteration, meaning in English and Hindi translation are given for better understanding.

This essay can be referenced by anyone interested in learning Sanskrit including school students.

Essay on Cow in Sanskrit 1

गौः/धेनुः।

भारतीयजनानां मनसि धेनुविषये पूज्यभावः अस्ति। गौः पालितपशुः अस्ति। धेनुः अतीवोपयुक्तपशुः अस्ति। धेनुः मानवानां कृते उपयुक्ता अस्ति। धेनुः श्रीकृष्णस्य प्रिया अस्ति। कृषिवलाः गां पालयन्ति। सा साधारणतया श्वेतवर्णा अस्ति। तस्याः चत्वारः पादाः भवन्ति। तस्याः पृच्छं दीर्घम् अस्ति। तस्याः द्वे शृङ्गे स्तः। तस्याः दुग्धं बालकानां कृते श्रेष्ठं पोषणम्। गौः गोमयं ददाति। गोमयम् उत्तमम् इन्धनम्। वैद्याः औषधनिर्माणाय गोमूत्रस्य उपयोगं कुर्वन्ति। धेनुः शाकाहारी पशुः। गौः धान्यं तृणं च खादति। गौः अस्माकं देशस्य सर्वश्रेष्ठपशुः अस्ति। भारतीयसंस्कृतौ धेनवः मातृवत् मन्यन्ते। “गोमाता” इति तस्याः उल्लेखः। धेनुः मम प्रियपशुः अस्ति।

Transliteration

bhāratīyajanānāṃ manasi dhenuviṣaye pūjyabhāvaḥ asti। gauḥ pālitapaśuḥ asti। dhenuḥ atīvopayuktapaśuḥ asti। dhenuḥ mānavānāṃ kṛte upayuktā asti। dhenuḥ śrīkṛṣṇasya priyā asti। kṛṣivalāḥ gāṃ pālayanti। sā sādhāraṇatayā śvetavarṇā asti। tasyāḥ catvāraḥ pādāḥ bhavanti। tasyāḥ pṛcchaṃ dīrgham asti। tasyāḥ dve śṛṅge staḥ। tasyāḥ dugdhaṃ bālakānāṃ kṛte śreṣṭhaṃ poṣaṇam। gauḥ gomayaṃ dadāti। gomayam uttamam indhanam। vaidyāḥ auṣadhanirmāṇāya gomūtrasya upayogaṃ kurvanti। dhenuḥ śākāhārī paśuḥ। gauḥ dhānyaṃ tṛṇaṃ ca khādati। gauḥ asmākaṃ deśasya sarvaśreṣṭhapaśuḥ asti। bhāratīyasaṃskṛtau dhenavaḥ mātṛvat manyante। “gomātā” iti tasyāḥ ullekhaḥ। dhenuḥ mama priyapaśuḥ asti।

English translation

Essay on Cow

People in India have a lot of respect for the holy cow. The cow is a domestic animal. It is a very useful animal. It is very useful for humans. The cow is Lord Shrikrishna’s favourite. Farmers rear cows. A cow is generally white in colour. It has four legs. A cow’s tail is long. It has two horns. Cow’s milk is good nourishment for children. Cow gives “cow dung” which is good for lighting fire. Ayurvedic doctors use cows urine for various ayurvedic medications. The cow is a vegetarian animal (herbivore). The cow eats food grains and grass. The cow is the most important animal of our country. The cow is considered similar to a mother in Indian culture. It is considered holy and is called “Mother Cow”. The cow is my favourite animal.

हिंदी में अनुवाद

गाय पर निबंध

भारतीय लोगों के मन में गाय के बारे में आदर है। गाय एक पालतू पशु है। गाय अतीव उपयुक्त पशु है। गाय मानवजाति के लिए उपयोगी है। गाय श्रीकृष्ण भगवान की प्रिय है। किसान गाय को पालते हैं। वह साधारणतया सफ़ेद रंग की होती है। उसको चार पैर होते हैं। उसकी पूँछ लंबी होती है। उसको दो सींग होते है। उसका दूध बच्चों के लिए अच्छा पोषण है। गाय गोबर देती है। गोबर एक उत्तम इंधन है। वैद्य औषधनिर्मिती में गोमूत्र का उपयोग करते हैं। गाय शाकाहारी पशु है। गाय धान्य और घास खाती है। गाय अपने देश का सर्वश्रेष्ठ पशु है। भारतीय संस्कृति में गाय को माता समान माना गया है। ‘गोमाता’ ऐसा उसका उल्लेख किया जाता है। गाय मेरा प्रिय पशु है।

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