On Long Island and in Connecticut there were cowherds, calf-keepers, and pound-keepers.
Milkmaids and wood-cutters, hunters and cowherds, were his only companions.
“Because we have no money to buy any other with,” answered the cowherds.
Just outside Mathura is the district of Gokula which is inhabited by cowherds.
With Krishna in their midst the cowherds come to their homes.