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A Living Hell?

Dec 4, 2014
A Living Hell?

I have always had a soft spot for animals. Especially if they are kept in captivity, animals should always be treated well and given a comfortable enclosure most similar to their natural environment. As these beings are unable to voice out the difficulties they are experiencing, it's important that we are more attentive and...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 36 Comments »

Gadhimai – A Holy Festival?

Dec 3, 2014
Gadhimai – A Holy Festival?

Yesterday, the slaughter at the Gadhimai festival ended. Although the festival officially started on the first week of November, the sacrificial slaughter took place over the last 2 days, 28th and 29th of November. Over 5 million people attended the month-long Hindu festival that is held every 5 years at the Gadhimai temple of...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 31 Comments »

Something horrible happened to Mary

Dec 3, 2014
Something horrible happened to Mary

When I was around 9 years old, my parents took me to the circus in New York, about a 2 hours drive from where we lived.

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 20 Comments »

Compassion in action

Nov 13, 2014
Compassion in action

Jessie Earhart is young, intelligent and very compassionate. She also has her priorities right. It is amazing to find people who can do this. Jessie is a genuine human being as she displays selflessness over her own needs or wants. Too many times we see people cannot ‘afford’ to help animals, charities or any...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 19 Comments »

Hours Before Death

Oct 25, 2014
Hours Before Death

It is common knowledge that public animal shelters often face lack of facilities, space and funding to support the amount of dogs they capture from the streets, which result in hundreds of animals euthanised daily. Although people are aware of this, very few do anything about it, whether in providing food for the dogs...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Art, Architecture & Culture | 38 Comments »

Guess what the FBI is doing now?

Oct 25, 2014
Guess what the FBI is doing now?

Amazing! I was so elated to come across this and you must share this news too. Such a GREAT ARTICLE and I hope to hear more and more of this. We have all the animal activists, animal lovers and people who sign petitions to get this through. It really makes me tremendously happy. Animals...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 25 Comments »

Dramatic Rescue!

Oct 25, 2014

Please watch this touching video... I love seeing people giving their greatest effort to save an animal, in this case, a baby elephant that fell into a 5 feet well.

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Videos | 14 Comments »

Palitana sets a good example!

Oct 24, 2014
Palitana sets a good example!

Dear friends, This is such spectacular news. I would love to live in such a city. India is such a rich and ancient society of thinkers, advanced culture, literature, philosophers and is the land where three major religions of the world has arisen from. I am not surprised a city in India would do...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Current Affairs & News | 18 Comments »


Oct 17, 2014

“EARTHLINGS is a powerful and informative documentary about society’s tragic and unforgivable use of nonhuman animals, narrated by Joaquin Phoenix with soundtrack by Moby. Directed by Shaun Monson, this multi-award winning film by Nation Earth is a must-see for anyone who cares about nonhuman animals or wishes to make the world a better place.”...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Celebrities & People, Videos | 142 Comments »

Take 2 Minutes to see something cool!

Sep 30, 2014
Take 2 Minutes to see something cool!

Dear friends, I’m trying to share with you that all denizens form and formless, human and non-human have feelings. Everyone wishes to be free, safe and loved. Everyone would like to have their lives not taken away. I always blog about animals, their feelings, their plight, their lives, their difficulties, their fears, their loyalty, their importance,...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Inspiration & Worthy Words | 31 Comments »

What’s on your Altar?

Aug 23, 2014
What’s on your Altar?

Are we creating an altar, a shrine to the death of millions of animals who were slaughtered mercilessly to get on our dining table? Watch the video below:         Related link: Cruel Cage Egg System, please do something about it –

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 22 Comments »

TRANSCRIPT: To Jill Carroll with Care..

Aug 19, 2014
TRANSCRIPT: To Jill Carroll with Care..

Apr 28, 2011 (By Tsem Rinpoche) Dear Ooi Beng Kooi, I saw your name as a contact person for Tsem Rinpoche and his center. I am an American who believes in Buddhism. Two things that mean a lot to me are Buddhism and animals and when I did a search on the internet on...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Inspiration & Worthy Words, Students & Friends, Transcripts, Videos | 18 Comments »

Sleep in Comfort

Aug 6, 2013
Sleep in Comfort

It is important to get a good night's rest. Everyone needs to let their body take a break as our body repairs itself during our sleeping hours. As we get older, we realize that there's a bigger need to get good pillows and mattresses. It helps us sleep better at night, especially if we...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Videos | 56 Comments »

Portuguese boy with strong imprints

Jun 8, 2013
Portuguese boy with strong imprints

A student of mine told me that the Huffington post had written about Luiz Antonio, a very young boy, has decided to not eat meat. After his mother offered some fried octopus legs, he questioned the source of meat. He came to the conclusion that all animals are animals and they are not supposed...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Videos | 55 Comments »

Erik and Jim come to Kechara

May 29, 2013
Erik and Jim come to Kechara

Recently, Jim Yeh and Erik Yeh visited Kechara all the way from Canada and India! The blog team has approached Erik to learn more about him, his brother and how he has doubts about his business...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Students & Friends | 39 Comments »

Mumu & Camper

May 25, 2013
Mumu & Camper

I love Mumu so much. I love Oser very much. They are wonderful little beings. I will take very good care of them always… they deserve it… they are not my playthings, entertainment, or for my amusement… they are living sentient beings that can feel love and hurt… than can register care and pain...

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Posted in Funnies, Mumu & Pets, Videos | 77 Comments »

Help Sasha please

May 16, 2013
Help Sasha please

Once in a while, you come across a story so touching from beginning to end. There are people that inspire us through their kind deeds. People who do thing out of love for other beings are very inspiring. The story of Sasha Pejčić is a story that will bless your soul today. Compassion towards...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 23 Comments »

A very heartwarming story!

Apr 6, 2013
A very heartwarming story!

Dear friends, This is a must read very short but heartarming story. It is incredible that beings we didn’t think can show gratitude are very capable of doing so. Beautiful story to share with kids and everyone. Enjoy this. Tsem Rinpoche     A female humpback whale had become entangled in a spider web...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment | 45 Comments »

Freedom the amazing

Apr 2, 2013
Freedom the amazing

Dear friends, I came across this incredible touching story and had to blog it. It shows our deep and close relationship with so many living beings that we would have never imagined. It is important to realize our life is short and to give it purpose without bringing harm to any living being. Please...

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Inspiration & Worthy Words | 45 Comments »

What is an ABC?

Mar 20, 2013
What is an ABC?

A few months back, a few of my young students aged between 12 - 16 years old, formed a small group called Animal Befrienders Coalition (ABC).

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Posted in Animals, Vegetarianism & Environment, Students & Friends | 25 Comments »

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