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    Islam Don't Eat!

    Pork has very little muscle building material and contains excess of fat. This fat gets deposited in the vessels and can cause hypertension and heart attack. It is not surprising that over 50% of Americans suffer from hypertension Another dangerous helminthes is Taenia Tichurasis. A common...
  2. findingmyway

    Jith Simran Dhargeh Mukh Oojal Sadha Sadha Sukh Paaei | ਜਿਤੁ ਸਿਮਰਨਿ ਦਰਗਹ ਮੁਖੁ ਊਜਲ ਸਦਾ ਸਦਾ ਸੁਖੁ ਪਾਈਐ

    This weeks shabad is from ang 629. Word meanings given-please feel free to correct. My own interpretation will be added in a few days. Please submit your own understanding and how this is being incorporated in your life.... ਸੋਰਠਿ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥Sorath Mehalaa 5 || Written in raag sorath by Guru...
  3. Archived_Member16

    Opinion If Peas Can Talk, Should We Eat Them?

    If Peas Can Talk, Should We Eat Them? By MICHAEL MARDER - THE NEW YORK TIMES - April 28, 2012, 3:30 pm Imagine a being capable of processing, remembering and sharing information — a being with potentialities proper to it and inhabiting a world of its own. Given this brief description...
  4. amarjit singh bamrah

    Hinduism Do Animals Have A Soul? Why Do Many Sikhs Eat Meat?

    Do animals have a soul? What is your opinion? Why do many sikhs eat meat? I have read a lovely book by Sardar Joginder Singh Talwara which states extract from Gurbani where eating Meat is prohibited. If you want a copy of this in English or Punjabi I have this in PDF form and I can e mail...
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    Pilgrims Eat Free At Darbar Sahib, Amritsar

    Pilgrims and visitors to the Golden Temple, the holiest site in Sikhism, receive a free vegetarian meal in honor of the religion's founder's practice of feeding the poor. Pilgrims and visitors to the Golden Temple, Sikhism’s holiest site, can relish more than the immaculate marble grounds in...
  6. G

    May Sikhs Eat Kosher Foods Other Than Meat?

    I was just wondering if it was ok to eat kosher foods that arent meat. Like fruits, vegtables and juices and stuff.
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    How Much Meat Do We Eat? Consumption Statistics

    http://www.greenlivingtips.com/articles/321/1/Meat-consumption-statistics.html How much meat do we eat? Consumption statistics As I was driving out in the country recently, I looked out over hills that were totally denuded of native vegetation - just pastures and paddocks, most of them...
  8. spnadmin

    A Sikh Temple Where All May Eat And Pitch In

    AMRITSAR, India — The groaning, clattering machines never stop, transforming 12 tons of whole wheat flour every day into nearly a quarter-million discs of flatbread called roti. These purpose-built contraptions, each 20 feet long, extrude the dough, roll it flat, then send it down a...
  9. Admin

    Buddhism Buddhism And Vegetarianism: Would Siddhartha Eat Meat?

    Many people look to Siddhartha Gautama as an example of someone who attained nirvana, a buddha. Every other week in this column we look at what it might be like if Siddhartha was on his spiritual journey today. How would he combine Buddhism and dating? How would he handle stress in the...
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    Why Do Some Amritdharis Feel They May Not Eat Food Prepared By Non-Amritdhari?

    Sat shri Akal, Some Amritdharis feel that they are not allowed to eat food prepared by non-Amritdhari people. I tried to find out from various sources if its mentioned anywhere in gurbani or sikh rehat maryada but couldn't find any reference. I found some amritdhari sikhs associated with AKJ...
  11. M

    I Am Confused Whether Allowed To Eat Non-Veg

    Satshri Akal Sat Sangat Ji, I might be stupid to ask this but kindly guide me on this. Its been long i am under a confusion whether to eat non veg or not.Firstly a great confusion Sikhs- No fish no sea food no smoke as mention in guru Granth Sahib Ji else do most often eat chicken & drink...
  12. Admin

    FAQs Do Sikhs Eat Meat?

    There are no restrictions against eating meat in Sikhism. One small exception is that Sikhs are not supposed to eat food offered to God. As in any other religion, there are Sikhs who choose to be vegetarian.
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    Can Sikhs Eat Beef?

    I am a teenager of 16 years and currently eat all meat except beef. Recently I heard someone saying that there is no rule where that it states that Sikhs cannot eat beef. So I was wondering whether this was the case ARE SIKHS ALLOWED TO EAT BEEF?
  14. Randip Singh

    Fools Who Wrangle Over Flesh

    FOOLS WHO WRANGLE OVER FLESH FOREWARD The authors of this paper (one a vegetarian and one meat eating Sikh) wrangled hard with their own common sense which told them, dont be a fool and start wrangling over an issue which our great Gurus dismissed as not worthy of discussion. We did...
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    Would You Eat Meat, Not From Animals?

    Snatched this article form another site, thought id share this with you guys... ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Ian Sample, science correspondent Saturday August 13, 2005 The Guardian It is the ultimate conundrum for vegetarians who think that meat...
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    Islam London Bombings- My Friends And I Will Meet And Eat And Drink And Ensure That The Solidarity With Ch

    I live in London and have many from friends from many nations, and am proud to count among them several friends who follow the teachings of Islam. http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/search/Hindu/SIG=12eevuv3n/*http%3A//www.bangladesh-web.com/news/view.php?hidDate=2005-07-15&hidType=OPT
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    Contestants Braced To Grasp The Nettle -- And Eat It (Reuters)

    Reuters - A handful of hardy souls will descend on a quiet village this weekend to stuff their mouths full of stinging nettles in a bizarre competition which started as an argument in a pub...