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Non-veg and Sikhism

asked 2012-11-29 00:50:02 -0500

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What does Sikhism say about eating non-veg?

When did pratha of "Jhatka" start?

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answered 2012-12-08 08:25:45 -0500

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an article on SIKHIWIKI .....

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answered 2012-12-10 22:29:02 -0500

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veerji guru will never against his teaching guru will ok with hunger but its kurehat. and guru is god. ohn ta naam de ahar hi chakde hn. nd u knw guru gobind singh ji didnt ate anything fr 2 mounth nd just tight hi kamar kasa in chamkour and machiwara

and one thing more the 40 mukte who leave sikhi becoz of hunger this proves singh doesnt eat meat

be a human 1st is ur conscious allows u than think about sikhi maryada coz sikhi is not so little thing

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did you read my answer at all on this

Sardar Sukhmeet Singh gravatar imageSardar Sukhmeet Singh ( 2012-12-11 18:22:10 -0500 )edit

answered 2012-12-18 15:18:20 -0500

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updated 2012-12-18 15:21:15 -0500

hmmmmm this topic gets everyone. First of all spiritualism and vegetarianism go together. Secondly Guru Ji said, jeev hateya nahi karni which basically means not to kill. Meat comes from killing which isn't what Guruji wants us to do so guess 'Meat and Sikhi' don't mix but then again Rehat Maryada says don't eat halal does this mean, a Sikh can eat jhatka? I myself don't eat meat, simply because Guruji said, not to kill and there are other things we can eat like fruit and veges.

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answered 2016-02-10 21:09:00 -0500

WAHEGURU JI KA KHALSA WAHEGURU JI KI FATEH.. . Jehre lok apne aap nu guru da pura sikh dasde aa te kende aa k Sikhism ch meat khana galt ni hai j o jhatka meat hove te onu method nal tyar kita hove....a o lok aa jehre khud meat khana like karde aa but apne aap nu paapi ni akhvona chahunde...ena nu apni gal sidd krn lyi ik shabad mil gya dhan Shri Guru Nanak dev ji da....te ena nu lagda asi ta pura rab hi samaj lea...but guru ji has rightly said that they are all blind...o na ta guru nu lab sakde aa te na hi os nu truly read kr sakde aa...a ta khud e rab bne bethe aa ...ta hi dhan Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji nu follow ni karde.

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answered 2017-04-04 12:09:46 -0500

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updated 2017-04-04 12:23:16 -0500

Wow, humans are omnivores. Vegetarianism has nothing to do with spirtuality. People who know nothing about translating gurbani incorrectly translate it to present their case for "vegetarianism". You cannot just read one line and translate. You have to read the entire shabad and get the context to do the correct translation.

Also, below from gurbani:

"ਮਾਸੁ ਮਾਸੁ ਕਰਿ ਮੂਰਖੁ ਝਗੜੇ ਗਿਆਨੁ ਧਿਆਨੁ ਨਹੀ ਜਾਣੈ ॥ Maas Maas Kar Moorakh Jhagarrae Giaan Dhhiaan Nehee Jaanai || मासु मासु करि मूरखु झगड़े गिआनु धिआनु नही जाणै ॥ The fools argue about flesh and meat, but they know nothing about meditation and spiritual wisdom."

I guess that make all of us on this forum fools!

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