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Re: Theos-World Re: Whale slaughter...please enter "blog" comment.

Feb 09, 2008 09:41 PM
by adelasie

Dear Friends,

It is never too late to make a change. Consciousness is everything. 
Even if we eat meat, if we are aware of the sacrifice offered us by 
the animal who died that we may be fed, if we express gratitude to 
it, to the universe which provides us with sustenance, we are making 
a difference. Bit by bit more and more people will remember that we 
are a part of nature, that what happens to other of nature's children 
also happens to us. We can help to bring about that change of 


On 9 Feb 2008 at 22:58, MKR wrote:

> I think if we are able read and see cruelty and recognize what it is, that
> is the very important first step. Many who watched the videos and saw what
> was written may not have paid any attention to or recognition of cruelty.
> Once cruelty is recognized, then each one of us can respond to the best of
> our ability.
> Everyday, we read about the number of people killed and hurt by war and
> other acts of Nations for varied reasons justified by politicians. Most do
> not see or recognize the cruelty that man is perpetrating on other human
> beings. Once we see the cruelty, each one of us can decide how to respond
> and take action in our own way. We may not change the world or set right the
> cruel practices in a day. But we have to make a start by not directly or
> indirectly supporting these activities, instead of trying to put band aid on
> the results of these activities. As time goes on, if more and more people
> start recognizing the truth, then a day will come that there will be a mass
> movement against cruel practices. Let us all start in our little way.
> mkr
> On 2/9/08, Cass Silva <> wrote:
> >
> >   We continually eat fear and lower our vibrations through consuming
> > animals. I am hypocrite enough to admit that I thank the animal for giving
> > up its existence for me, but it really is a band aid, if I was serious about
> > the morality of it, I wouldn't eat the animal in the first place.
> > Even in this day and age I am quite certain that when a cow is slaughtered
> > none of its parts are wasted. I guess we grew up believing that our bodies
> > needed this protein as well as being told that animals were put here for
> > man's smorgasboard. Both are clearly lies. Yes we are savages, moreso,
> > because we have developed intelligence, which doesn't seem to have made much
> > difference.
> >
> > Cheers
> > Cass
> >
> > adelasie < <>> wrote:
> > Interesting comparison, Cass,
> >
> > barbaric as a savage eating the heart of a lion to transfer its
> > strength to the eater.
> >
> > The "savages" might have known more than we do about the unity of all
> > life. To pray to the animal to come so that the people might be fed,
> > or the courage might be shared, to use all the parts of the animal
> > for goods that would be made by hand, the only source of such goods,
> > to express gratitude to the animal for its sacrifice, to face the
> > animal on foot with hand made weapons, this presents quite a
> > different scenario. Now we use technology to create weapons that no
> > animal could survive. Do we use all the parts of the animal and waste
> > nothing? Do we express our gratitude to another life form for its
> > sacrifice that we may live? Do we kill an animal so that our tribe
> > can survive? Or are we motivated by profit above all?
> >
> > It seems reasonable to realize that the Japanese are not the only
> > nation engaged in some such activity. Maybe we are the "savages."
> >
> > Adelasie
> >
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