Learning about Hindusim Name: 12th January 2010 WALT: to know that Hindus respect cows and treat them with special care. Fill in the missing words milk cowherds eat holy wealth Hindus Krishna gentle nothing sacred The cow is a very __________animal to some ________. It is part of Hindu tradition to not ______ beef because of how the cow is sacred. Sacred means that something is ________ or special. The cow is sacred because it gives us life-sustaining ______ but asks for ____________ in return. Most Hindus respect the cow for her _________qualities and for providing the nurturing milk. In Hinduism, the cow is a symbol of, ___________,strength, selfless giving and a full Earthly life. Cows are also connected with ___________. Krishna is a form of Vishnu, who is the preserver. Krishna’s foster parents were __________, which means that they looked after cows.