Cow dung is used for performing sacrifices and it is considered best for havan on different occasions. Cow dung is applied on skin to cure skin diseases like Psoriasis and Kushtharog.
Mata Yashoda had applied cow dung on Krishna when Putana had attacked. It saves us from Ill-will and negative energy. Cow dung is also used for bath for purification of body.
With our tradition of making cow dung from holy breed gir cow grown in perfect environment; it gives purity and goodness to dung as we provide health food to cows.
The use of cow dung during sacrifices (Yagya) is sacred and it not only completes the sacrifice but also pleases the Lord. Cow dung is also used as fertilizer in India. It is crushed to powder and applied to Tulasi and various flower plants. It kills the hazardous effects of pesticides and other fertilizers.