On Veganism: Various religions, and their view of animals

Acharya Prashant
8 min readOct 3, 2020

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Question: How to understand religions, the treatment of animals, and the role they play in religions?

Acharya Prashant (AP): When you say religions, just for the sake of the conversation, I would want to divide them into two streams: