Posted by ahimsa32fa at 03/02/15 05:59:27While Hindu and Jain cultures advise against consumption of flesh for ethical reasons, many still use dairy products.
I fully understand the place of the cow in Hinduism, but in today's world, the vast majority of cows are not treated with and respect or compassion. In fact the modern dairy industry involves extreme cruelty to cows and calves.
Many Hindus and Jains are now becoming vegan as well as vegetarian.
Posted by eyeofasoul at 08/25/15 18:27:17You're not brain washed you in the beginning stages of enlightenment there are many different practices or even reasons that can trigger this in the human being. Just don't fall into any non sense have an open mind but keep only positive aspects of the teachings, your heart will allow you to do this. The truly enlightened human being is of great beneficence towards this world. Hopefully you will become one of them!