‘Rettamalai Ondikaruppu’ Temple Bull , is no more

The majestic bull had been victorious in many a jallikattu   The majestic bull of ‘Rettamalai Ondikaruppu’ Temple in Tiruchi, which remained unconquered in many a jallikattu, is no more. The 22-year-old giant bull christened, “Ondikaruppu,” which had taken part in over 100 jallikattu, held across the State had a peaceful end on Monday morning […]

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Pulikulam Cattle Breed

Puliakulam/ Pulikulam – cattle breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Puliakulam/Pulikulam Cattle (Tamil breed: cow/bull)  Breeding status: Conservation Country: India Home or breeding tract: Pulikulam cattle Maintained as migratory herds in Madurai, Sivagangai and Virudhunagar districts of Tamil Nadu. Accession number of this breed: ‘01 Pulikulam Tamilnadu INDIA_CATTLE_1800_ PULIKULAM_03035.’ Body: Strong and active with the packed body and short legs. Body colour: Pulikulam cows are generally grey […]

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