But if you remain sinful, you will never be able to understand God—what to speak of loving Him. Human beings are meant to eat vegetarian food. If we find a difference in characteristics, then we can say that in the animal there is no soul. He went alone amongst persons with no standard of Vedic culture, persons brought up in a society which vigorously promotes meat-eating, illicit sex, gambling, and intoxication. 166 views. What are the different characteristics of the cow and the man? But if we see that the animal and the human being have the same characteristics, then how can you say that the animal has no soul? You take the milk from her, and when she's old and cannot give you milk, you cut her throat. You can take the cow's milk and use it for making so many nutritious, delicious preparations. Prabhupada: Yes. We’ve been talking so long about meat-eating.” In the Krishna consciousness movement our practice is that we don't allow the killing of any animals. They have all … Don’t kill cows. ... You want meat, you want to eat meat, all right, then sacrifice one goat before Goddess Kali and worship her on the on the amavasya, dark moon night.” So many regulations. The general symptoms are that the animal eats, you eat; the animal sleeps, you sleep; the animal mates, you mate; the animal defends, you defend. The general symptoms are that the animal eats, you eat; the animal sleeps, you sleep; the animal mates, you mate; the animal defends, you defend. Do you agree? Do you agree? No charges for lodging. We take only the remnants of Krishna's food (prasada). | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy. Bhagavata: Here’s some more ghee. Srila Prabhupada: Yes. Srila Prabhupada: That is foolishness. The cow eats grass in the field, and the human being eats meat from a huge slaughterhouse full of modern machines. First of all, we have to understand the evidence of the soul’s presence within the body. Srila Prabhupada: Meat-eating is the main barrier to understanding God. Srila Prabhupada: Jesus Christ said, “Thou shall not kill.” So why is it that the Christian people are engaged in animal killing and meat- eating? Does it make any sense to eat meat? The human being's business is to understand God and to love Him. Jewish Vegetarians Weigh in Against "Animal-based Agriculture" Metaphysical means "above the physical" or, in other words, "spiritual." Srila Prabhupada: But the Bible does not simply say, "Thou shall not kill the human being." But man's food is … Tamala Krsna: There's a black market going on in Russia, particularly black market on books. But if you are thinking like an animal, then what is the use of your metaphysical study? If the killing of an animal is for giving food to the hungry, then it is justified. They should chant the names of God. I have seen this. But we believe that there is a difference between the life of a human being and the life of a beast. Bhagavad gita meat eating vegetarianism; Of course, one living entity is food for another living entity, but that does not mean you can kill your mother for food. Manu Samhita proscribes eating meat otherwise. The life of a human being is sacred because man is made in the image of God. This is … The answer to all these problems is to chant at least 16 rounds of the Hare Krishna mantra daily and strictly follow the four regulative principles [no illicit sex, no meat eating, no gambling and no intoxication] and to read Srila Prabhupada’s books daily. Man can eat fruits, vegetables, and grains and drink milk. But cow-killing is the greatest sin. Therefore, to kill a human being is forbidden in the Bible. Human beings think on a higher platform than the animals do. Srila Prabhupada in New York's Topkins Square Park, 1966. This is sinful. But it is most sinful to regularly maintain slaughterhouses just to satisfy your tongue. The nominal boarding charges is Rs 25.-. eg. Cardinal Danielou: It is necessary for man to kill animals in order for him to have food to eat. When there is no other food, someone may eat meat in order to keep from starving. Out of these four items, illicit sex is very sinful. Your entering politics is good. Science of Self Realization, Chapter 5, Srila Prabhupada Therefore she is our mother. He said to you, “Let us go on to higher topics. We can see that the basic characteristics are the same in the animal and the human being. Human beings are meant to eat vegetarian food. Srila Prabhupada's Love, "You are all my children and I love my American boys and girls who are sent to me by my spiritual master and I have accepted them as my disciples." Human beings think on a higher platform than the animals do. But if, under certain circumstances, others are obliged to eat meat, then they should eat the flesh of some lower animal. But just because you have big machines and a ghastly scene, while the animal simply eats grass, this does not mean that you are so advanced that only within your body is there a soul, and that there is not a soul within the body of the animal. Ivan was being trained so that after Prabhupada left, Ivan could continue on his own. Cardinal Danielou: Certainly in Christianity it is forbidden to kill. Srila Prabhupada: So if the cow is your mother, how can you support killing her? If the women outnumber the men, some men can accept more than one wife. Student: Srila Prabhupada, Christianity’s sanction of meat-eating is based on the view that lower species of life do not have a soul like the human being’s. It is understood Bhima, Bhima also eating sometimes meat. The tiger does not come to eat your fruits. Cardinal Danielou: We admit that in the animal there may be the same type of biological existence as in man, but there is no soul. Also, Prabhupada seems to put great emphasis on encouraging people to give up meat eating as a prequisite to an authentic spiritual life, and, at other times says that it doesn’t matter because even eating unoffered vegetarian food can incur sinful karmic consequences. Disciple: That priest you were talking with last night is a good example. Srila Prabhupada: No. That is simply human decency. Home | About Us | Contact Us | Subscriber Services | Policy | FAQ. Srila Prabhupada gives the Vedic outlook on subjects such as reincarnation, unrestricted sex, cow slaughter and meat eating, proof of the soul’s existence, … Cows are innocent; they give us milk. The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust International, Inc. Then we can see whether the human being has a soul and the cow does not. Try giving up eating meat and practise devotional service, you can do this by reading Srila Prabhupada’s books, chanting Hare Krishna Mantra, associate with devotees at the ISKCON temple and eat … In the Bhagavad-gita (9.26) Krishna (God) says: "If someone offers Me with love and devotion a leaf, a flower, a fruit, or a little water, I will accept it." Vegetarianism is their recommendation, as seen from the verses below, but meat-eating is their concession. So metaphysically search out why you believe that there is no soul within the animal—that is metaphysics. No one can fully understand the extraordinary task Srila Prabhupada performed. In preaching Krishna consciousness we ask people not to eat any kind of meat, and my disciples strictly follow this principle. Cow Is Mother, cows, sacred cows, Mother Cow, Go Mata, "The Lord said, 'You drink cows’ milk; therefore the cow is your mother. Then we can see whether the human being has a soul and the cow does not. Our bodily constitution and mental atmosphere are determined according to how and what we eat. Sacrifice involves very strict rules regarding all the different items required for the sacrifice + qualified brahmanas for the sacrifice. He became so perfect, there was menstruation. Make a donation. It is a fact.” Srila Prabhupada said, “…as far as meat-eating is concerned, every cow will die—so you just wait awhile, and there will be so many dead cows. Human beings are meant to eat vegetarian food. Don't kill cows. Srila Prabhupada even candidly told a Catholic priest in London in 1973, that, “Animal-killers cannot understand God. (Srila Prabhupada Letter, July 27, 1970) "Our philosophy is to educate people how to love God. The life of a human being is sacred because man is made in the image of God. Meat-eaters, they say (Hindi). But not from the slaughterhouse. Prabhupada: Yes. In India those who are meat-eaters are advised to kill some lower animals like goats, pigs, or even buffalo. Srila Prabhupada: No. It is the greatest sin. You take the milk from her, and when she’s old and cannot give you milk, you cut her throat. Therefore, to kill a human being is forbidden in the Bible. But just because you have big machines and a ghastly scene, while the animal simply eats grass, this does not mean that you are so advanced that only within your body is there a soul, and that there is not a soul within the body of the animal. And as long as a man is sinful, he cannot understand God. The leaders must be an ideal class of men, with ideal character, free from the four sinful activities: no meat-eating, no gambling, no illicit sex and no intoxications, as well as chanting. When there is no other food, someone may eat meat in order to keep from starving. Srila Prabhupada: No. But if we see that the animal and the human being have the same characteristics, then how can you say that the animal has no soul? Cardinal Danielou: We believe it is a question of motivation. Where is the difference? People are very anxious. Of course, one living entity is food for another living entity, but that does not mean you can kill your mother for food. Cardinal Danielou: It is necessary for man to kill animals in order for him to have food to eat. One should also refrain from sinful activities-illicit sex, meat eating, gambling and intoxication. It is the greatest sin. Books are smuggled into the country and sold and they're very dearly read. And the bull produces grains for your maintenance; therefore he is your father.' That is illogical. Those who are kshatriyas, they can, they’re allowed sometimes to eat meat. Every person must get married. Aside from that, as far as meat-eating is concerned, every cow will die?so you just wait a while, and there will be so many dead cows. We believe that the soul is a human soul. There are health, economic, environmental and moral reasons for going vegetarian. Srila Prabhupada: So if the cow is your mother, how can you support killing her? So why is it that the Christian people are engaged in animal killing and meat-eating? Srila Prabhupada explains Govardhana Puja. First of all, we have to understand the evidence of the soul's presence within the body. And as long as a man is sinful, he cannot understand God. Cardinal Danielou: But only in human beings do we find a metaphysical search for the meaning of life. Srila Prabhupada: Jesus Christ said, "Thou shall not kill." The trees offer us many varieties of fruits, but the trees are not killed. You take their milk—and then you kill them in the slaughterhouse. That is illogical. But if you remain sinful, you will never be able to understand God—what to speak of loving Him. As far as eating beef is concerned, however, it is strictly prohibited to everyone. You should make political propagation on the basis of reforming the whole human society. But if, under certain circumstances, others are obliged to eat meat, then they should eat the flesh of some lower animal. This is sinful. Metaphysical means “above the physical” or, in other words, “spiritual.” In the Bhagavad-gita Krishna says, sarva-yonishu kaunteya: “In every living being there is a spirit soul.” That is metaphysical understanding. But man's food is vegetables, fruits, grains, and milk products. Kṛṣṇa says ahaṁ tvāṁ sarva-pāpebhyo mokṣayiṣyāmi: (BG 18.66) "I shall give you all protection from sinful life." Is that a very humane proposal? On the whole, meat-eating is not completely forbidden; a particular class of men is allowed to eat meat according to various circumstances and injunctions. You take their milk—and then you kill them in the slaughterhouse. The following conversation between His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada and Cardinal Jean Danielou took place in Paris in 1974. In the Bhagavad-gita Krishna says, sarva-yonishu kaunteya: "In every living being there is a spirit soul." The tiger does not come to eat your fruits. And he was going to make experiment of the Muhammadan realization by eating... Hari-sauri: Meat. The following are quotes of Srila Prabhupada regarding Vedic animal sacrifices: Lecture on BG 7.16 -- Bombay, April 7, 1971:. We can see that the basic characteristics are the same in the animal and the human being. His prescribed food is animal flesh. Sa vai pumsam paro dharmo yato bhaktir adhoksaje (SB 1.2.6). His prescribed food is animal flesh. The real purpose is to restrict him, but if it is directly said that “Don’t eat meat,” he’ll be revolting. Prabhupada: Yes. Srila Prabhupada: But consider the cow: we drink her milk. The human being’s business is to understand God and to love Him. Srila Prabhupada: But the Bible does not simply say, “Thou shall not kill the human being.” It says broadly, “Thou shall not kill.”. Disciple: Srila Prabhupada, Christianity's sanction of meat-eating is based on the view that lower species of life do not have a soul like the human being's. This book is a selection of essays in the form of conversations with Srila Prabhupada, the founder of ISKCON. Under Srila Prabhupada's pure guidance the Krishna consciousness movement quickly flourished. Cardinal Danielou: Certainly in Christianity it is forbidden to kill. Srila Prabhupada: Our Bhagavad-gita says sarva-yonishu, "In all species of life the soul exists.". Every woman especially must get married. Prabhupada showed Ivan how to prepare capatis and rice and asked him to give up eating meat. Ideal Married Life by Srila Prabhupada (SB 01.03.17) on September 22, 1972, Los Angeles - Duration: 26:09. Srila Prabhupada Letter to Kirtanananda, 07-21-69 ... No inner member shall be allowed to eat fish, meat, eggs, onions, etc. Brahmanas, ksatriyas and vaisyas undergo the process of upanayana, and therefore can be considered twice born. Cardinal Danielou: But the life of man is sacred. Prabhupada: They have learned to eat meat. Devotee: Srila Prabhupada, Christianity’s sanction of meat-eating is based on the view that lower species of life do not have a soul like the human being’s. Krishna says,patram pushpam phalam toyam yo me bhaktya prayacchati: "Vegetables, fruits, milk, and grains should be offered to Me in devotion" [Bhagavad-gita 9.26]. Thus in Bhagavad-gītā Kṛṣṇa … That is all right. That is real religion. Prabhupada: Yes, sometimes. Cardinal Danielou: But the life of man is sacred. Cardinal Danielou: We believe it is a question of motivation. Guru-krpa: I've heard that in Russia the people are so eager to read imported literature that any literature appears they immediately buy it. The cow eats grass in the field, and the human being eats meat from a huge slaughterhouse full of modern machines. Srila Prabhupada: What is that higher platform? 57:42. That is simply human decency. ", A conversation with His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Prabhupāda: There are tāmasika-purāṇas where it is recommended that if you want to eat flesh, then you can get a goat and sacrifice before Goddess Kālī and you can eat that. Copyright © 2002-2021 The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust International, Inc. All rights reserved. First of all, we have to understand the evidence of the soul’s presence within the body. Srila Prabhupada: No. To hear the answer, please click here Answer summary: 1. The animal eats to maintain his body, and you also eat in order to maintain your body. And although animal killing may sometimes be necessary for survival, at least the mother animal, the cow, should not be killed. 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All rights reserved. (laughter) “A dog cannot digest ghee.” Because they are meat-eaters. The trees offer us many varieties of fruits, but the trees are not killed. The meat-eaters will never be able to understand Him. He hasn't got to train under this discipline. We believe that the soul is a human soul. Srila Prabhupada: That is foolishness. Therefore Srila Prabhupada only insisted on 4 full fast days a year for certain Appearance Days and eating very simply on Ekadasis. A Vaishnava Is Transcendental, A Vaiṣṇava is transcendental. If you are thinking metaphysically, that is all right. In that way there will be no prostitution in society. We take only the remnants of Krishna’s food (prasadam). The tiger does not come to eat your fruits. doctor to diabetic patient: medicines and sugar-less diet are the recommendation, … Srila Prabhupada: Yes. Meat-eaters, they don’t like ghee. We see that if a religion/philosophical debate arose, particularly with the Christians, Srila Prabhupada would simply stick to this point of meat-eating. But cow- killing is the greatest sin. (laughter) This rascal Ramakrishna did it. Srila Prabhupada was well on his way to realizing his mission. "You are what you eat". In India those who are meat-eaters are advised to kill some lower animals like goats, pigs, or even buffalo. Full fasting (and optionally for every Ekadasi) is an optional vrata and good if it inspires a deeper feeling of love for Krsna.) Cows are innocent; they give us milk. Cardinal Danielou: But only in human beings do we find a metaphysical search for the meaning of life. That is all right. But we believe that there is a difference between the life of a human being and the life of a beast. That is metaphysical understanding. Cardinal Danielou: We admit that in the animal there may be the same type of biological existence as in man, but there is no soul. So how can you say that animal killing is not a sin? Rethinking the Meat-Guzzler Vegetarian Athletes: At the Top of Their Game I Love You, but You Love Meat Srila Prabhupada and the Sixth Commandment Cattle Have A Beef Too! Srila Prabhupada: But consider the cow: we drink her milk. Join our family of supporters. But man’s food is vegetables, fruits, grains, and milk products. Actually, you will not even have a human society until this cruel practice of maintaining slaughterhouses is stopped. What are the different characteristics of the cow and the man? Vedic literature not uni-form, but omni-form: not just one way for all people, but multiple ways depending on levels of people. Srila Prabhupada: No. 2. Devotee: Srila Prabhupada, Christianity’s sanction of meat-eating is based on the view that lower species of life do not have a soul like the human being’s. Krishna says, patram pushpam phalam toyam yo me bhaktya prayacchati: “Vegetables, fruits, milk, and grains should be offered to Me in devotion” [Bhagavad-gita 9.26]. Is that a very humane proposal? Joyfully, Ivan accepted the chanting, the new way of eating-everything. Srila Prabhupada: Meat-eating is the main barrier to understanding God. It says broadly, "Thou shall not kill.". And there was menstrual, menstruation period. (4) the inner member shall not indulge in unnecessary indoor or outdoor games, sporting or gambling habit. If we find a difference in characteristics, then we can say that in the animal there is no soul. Man can eat fruits, vegetables, and grains and drink milk. Prabhupada: ...go-mamsa, cow's flesh. And although animal killing may sometimes be necessary for survival, at least the mother animal, the cow, should not be killed. The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust International, Inc. So how can you say that animal killing is not a sin? So metaphysically search out why you believe that there is no soul within the animal?that is metaphysics. Actually, you will not even have a human society until this cruel practice of maintaining slaughterhouses is stopped. Where is the difference? In preaching Krishna consciousness we ask people not to eat any kind of meat, and my disciples strictly follow this principle. Srila Prabhupada: Our Bhagavad- gita says sarva-yonishu, “In all species of life the soul exists.”. To receive initiation disciples must promise to give up all forms of illicit sex, meat eating, intoxication, and gambling. On Pseudo Christians The following conversation between His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada and some of his disciples took place during an early-morning walk in Geneva on June 6, 1974. "You will not even have a 'human society' until this cruel practice of maintaining slaughterhouses is stopped. Why We Dont Eat Meat by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada The Vaishnava philosophy teaches that we should not even kill plants unnecessarily. What Are We Really Eating? In the Krishna consciousness movement our practice is that we don’t allow the killing of any animals. His prescribed food is animal flesh. Therefore she is our mother. If you are thinking metaphysically, that is all right. But it is most sinful to regularly maintain slaughterhouses just to satisfy your tongue. If the killing of an animal is for giving food to the hungry, then it is justified. Srila Prabhupada: What is that higher platform? Joseph Stefurak Bhagavad- Gita as it is - Western Culture is Demonic -- If it says in the Bhagavad-Gita that Western Culture is Demonic then that is an absolutely false statement ! As Prabhupada says, "Why should you kill the cow? Hare Krsna TV - ISKCON Desire Tree 94,880 views 26:09 One wonders how many other false teachings are presented in the Bhagavad-Gita ! 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