A growing cult of Hindu worshippers in India claim that drinking fresh cow urine will help cure them of all diseases – including cancer The Hindu believers regard the cow as a holy animal and say her urine has divine healing properties.
Jairam Singhal, 42, has been drinking cow pee for over a decade and was keen to testify to its health benefits ‘I had diabetes, but ever since I have started drinking cow urine, my diabetes levels have been under control,’ Jairam said.
‘Someone told me drinking cow urine is good for health.
Followers of the cult claim cow urine can successfully be used to combat cancer, diabetes, tumours, tuberculosis, stomach problems and much more.
They also claim that drinking cow pee is the only effective solution for treating baldness ‘Lots of people come here. And of late, the numbers have been rising. We all gather in the morning and drink fresh urine that Mother cow offers us,’ Singhal said
Many say the recent increase in the number of people drinking cow urine can be attributed to campaigns run by spiritual leaders
‘Only two things are pure in this universe, in this world. One is the water from the Holy Ganges river and the other is urine from mother holy cow,’ Ramesh Gupta, a Hindu priest, said.