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The choice of eating meat or not has been a debated issue for a continued number of years There have long since been two sides the proponents and opponents of meat consumption More and more debates of its value and effect on the world have risen Many claim it is wrong while others think of it as a needed pleasure Today a greater percentage of the population eats meat Only a few individuals seek the alternative route Yet there has been a steady rise in the number of vegetarians Many may already know that religions all over the world have advocated a meat-free diet While a few are lenient the majority is steady The reason a vegetarian diet has been preferred over meat dates back thousands of years Take for example the Christian tradition Although most are now lenient previously many great saints advocated a meat-free diet for more reasons than one In the beginning it was said by God Here I have given you all vegetation bearing seed which is on the surface of the whole earthto you let it serve as food gen129 Later it was spoken by Jesus of the commandment thou shall not kill Jesus said You heard that it was said to those of ancient times Thou shall not kill and whoever shall kill shall be in danger of the judgmentMatthw521There is also the Hindu tradition where a meatless way of life has gone on for thousands of years until the invasion by foreign rule forcing some to comply to foreign acts This tradition has volumes of scriptures proclaiming vegetarianism Take for example this quote from the Srimad Bhagavatam 1737 A cruel and wretched person who maintains his existence at the cost of others lives deserves to be killed for his own eternal well-being otherwise he will go down by his own actionsThere are many more such quotes from scriptures all over the world Yet nowadays there is just
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