Holy Cow


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A documentary that addresses the cow in India as a historical, cultural, and social entity, with particular emphasis on its future in contemporary Indian society. India maintains more cattle per capita than any other country in the world and to some the cow is regarded as a symbol of maternity. Her various social roles, as well as her five sacred products, are explained against a background of urbanization and technological change, both of which threatens the cow's traditional roles. ID:SA16