Cow Dung Powder
For those who can't get fresh cow dung...the alternative offered is Cow Dung Powder. You can make gobbemmalu by yourself . Making gobbemmalu using pure cowdung with hands is not just spiritual, easthetic but also scientific and healthy. When gobbemmalu are made with hand, and decorated at the home entrances the properties of pure cow dung arrest the spread of all bacteria. Just make a hard paste of this powder and press them to round balls to make gobbemmalu yourself. These gobbemmalu can be put to dry to use in Bhogi mantalu on the bhogi day.Desi cowdung has more than 500 anti bacterial, anti viral and anti anti fungal properties. Winter is the season for spread of bacteria, virus and fungi.