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Kamadhenu also known as Surabhi, is a divine bovine-goddess described in Hindu mythology as the mother of all cows.

She is a miraculous "cow of plenty" who provides her owner whatever he desires and is often portrayed as the mother of other cattle as well as the eleven. All cows are venerated in Hinduism as the earthly embodiment of the Kamadhenu. Kamadhenu is not worshiped independently as a goddess, and temples are not dedicated to her honor alone; rather, she is honored by the veneration of cows in general throughout the observant Hindu population.

Hindu scriptures provide diverse accounts of the birth of Kamadhenu. While some narrate that she emerged from the churning of the cosmic ocean, others describe her as the daughter of the creator god Daksha, and as the wife of the sage Kashyapa

Kamadhenu plays the important role of providing milk and milk products to be used in her sage-master's oblations; she is also capable of producing fierce warriors to protect him. 
In addition to dwelling in the sage's hermitage, she is also described as dwelling in Gau-Loka - the realm of the cows - and Patala, the netherworld.