"I feel no need for food and water," states Prahladbhai Jani, a seventy-six year old Indian ascetic who lives in a cave near the Ambaji temple in the state of Gujarat. Mr. Jani claims that he has not had food or fluids to drink for the last sixty-five years. At the age of seven years he left...
NOBODY'S FOOD Punjab warehouses stock bottles as wheat rots in open
http://epaper. hindustantimes. com/ArticleText. aspx?article= 23_04_2010_ 001_013&kword=&mode=1
Between the golden grain and the liquid, the state government's priorities seem clear. As lakhs of tonne of wheat rots in...
March 30, 2010
India struggles under rampant food inflation
By Andy Hoffman
From Wednesday's Globe and Mail
Overall inflation close to 10 per cent and...
AMRITSAR: Serious doubts and apprehensions about the safety standards, regulation mechanism and food security provisions with regard to genetically modified and engineered foods and crops were raised at the seminar on “Food safety concerns of GM products,”.
This seminar was organized by the...
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Hindi Food Quotes
Doodh ka jala, chhaachh bhi phook phook kar peeta hai
Literal – One who’s burnt his tongue having hot mik will even blow over buttermilk, before drinking it?!? (somebody plz translate that for me!)
English equivalent – Once bitten, twice...
This is my first own-make thread here, but I'm hoping it will become a popular one. :)
Since I like food (and who doesn't?!), tell me a little about what your favourite food is?
I myself am a fan of a simple spaghetti bolognese or pasta in sauce. But, I'm more than willing to try out...
The word “Waheguru/ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ” was never used by Sikh Gurus and is absent from their compositions in AGGS. The words “Gur Wahe” comes twice in AGGS in two hymns of Guru Amardas and Guru Arjan;
ਨਾਨਕ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਵਾਹੁ ਵਾਹੁ ਜਿਸ ਤੇ ਨਾਮੁ ਪਰਾਪਤਿ ਹੋਇ ॥
Nānak saṯgur vāhu vāhu jis ṯė nām...
The average child gets 5+ servings of pesticides in their food and water each day.
The pesticide Atrazine is so toxic it is banned in Europe, but it is used so widely in the U.S., that it is found in 71% of the U.S. drinking water.
Currently, over 400 pesticides can be legally used in the U.S...
Hello. This is my first post. My understanding of Sikhism is severely limited and so I hope that if I step on any toes that you understand that I do so out of ignorance not malice.
My question is about eating. It is my understanding that a Sikh should not eat (or maybe "not intentionally eat")...
DAILY SPIRITUAL FOOD :
"Many times people report the feeling of divine help and strength when they come close to breaking point. Actually divine help is always there, but we are usually so busy doing things in our own little way that we only look for it when we face absolute defeat. The...
FOOD FOR THOUGHT:
Sikhs all over the world celebrated "Vaisakhi" on April 14, 2009. Besides remembering the past history and achievements, what legacy are we leaving for the future Sikh generations and the World ?
source: Future of Sikhism | Sikhism - Sikh Religion
I had an interesting conversation a while ago in the Gurudwara at a Langaar where a devout Sikh friend I know said that when we have food before Langaar and do Ardas over it we are purifying it, just like Muslim's do Halal. I was taken a back and argued that we given thanks to God...
The first response to the title of this essay is predictable: certainly there are no food taboos in Sikhism. This is after all a young, modern, vibrant faith, very practical in its doctrines and sensible in its beliefs. But there is always a hooker. What set me thinking about food restrictions...
Healing Power of Food
Bitter gourd is a unique vegetable in the sense , that it is coveted by many because of its bitter taste. It is a very nutritious vegetable, the smaller the size, the more nutrients it seems to contain. It is an excellent...
Das extends the disccusiin as in todays Hindustan times we have bihar govt. encouraging the eating of rats.Das has seen people eating loctus also.In far east such things are ore common.Can as a Sikh we encourage this also as varity rather cheap varity of food.
To make a difference, you often must be different. It takes courage and confidence to go against the grain of negativity that surrounds you, and such courage can bring great rewards.
Where others see only doom and gloom, look for the bright glimmer of opportunity. For it is...
If you want
If you want to be interesting, be interested. If you want to be heard, listen.
If you wish to truly learn, teach. If you would like to be wealthy, be generous.
If you desire to be understood, take the time to understand. If you want to have many friends, be friendly.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT:
UNDERSTANDING GENDER EQUALITY & WOMEN's EMPOWERMENT
Gender equality implies a society in which women and men enjoy the same opportunities, outcomes, rights and obligations in all spheres of life. Equality between men and women exists when both sexes are able to share equally...