What is Panchagavya?

What is Panchagavya Ghrita?
In Sanskrit, ‘Panch’ means Five and ‘Gavya’ means Cow. As per Hindu rituals, a mixture of 5 products of the cow is Panchagavya - Milk, Cow urine, Cow dung, Curd and Ghee. Of these Curd and Ghee are derived products. These products are mixed in Ayurveda prescribed proportions. Panchagavya helps in overall wellbeing and good health. Various ancient texts and scripts like ‘Charak Samhita’, ‘Sushrut Samhita’, ‘Ras Tantra Sar’ and many more speak of the amazing benefits and importance of Panchagavya in human life. It is believed that panchagavya are beneficial for physical and mental health.