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India : the vultures are back

Twenty years ago, the parsis living in Bombay used to offer to the vultures their own dead. Since centuries, that’s the way parsis got rid of their dead. By respecting this tradition, none of the sacred elements ( air, earth, water, fire, … Continue reading

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Animals in the Indian towns

There in India, animals are free to wander anywhere, something amazing for westerners accustomed to keep their dog on the leash and pick up after them. It’s because hindus believe any living being as to be respected. Since long, religious scholars have taught that … Continue reading

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India : burnt alive by the mob

In a village in the state of West Bengal, a 13 year old boy was returning from school on a bicycle when a coal-laden truck rammed him. He died on the spot. The truck sped on for a hundred metres before … Continue reading

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