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Thousands of animals sacrificed in Nepal Hindu ritual amid outcry

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* Killing can be halted immediately. What to do with the animals after that takes some planning. How do they get all those animals in one place?

* If we are all God’s creatures, why would anyone think to savagely murder defenseless creatures on behalf of the one who supposedly created them? To bring them good luck? 

* This is HUMAN SUPREMACY at work.

* Only an evil God would praise such an evil gift.

* Good luck does not come from an evil act.


By Gopal Sharma, Reuters

Thousands of animals sacrificed in Nepal Hindu ritual amid outcry

“We’ve issued public appeals and consulted with stakeholders in the temple area,” he said. “It is related with tradition and cannot be halted immediately.”

Devotees believe the sacrifice, meant to appease Gadhimai – an avatar of the Hindu goddess of power, Kali – brings them luck and prosperity.

Authorities deployed 1,100 police to prevent clashes between activists and devotees at the site 10 km (6 miles) from the Indian border.

“We can only try and convince devotees not to sacrifice the animals, but cannot force them to stop,” said Bikash Khanal, the head of district police in Bara…

FINISH UP: Thousands of animals sacrificed in Nepal Hindu ritual amid outcry






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Slaughter – Evil

Slaughtering animals for personal use by humans is not a necessary evil.

Unless you’re fighting for your life against an enemy, slaughter is a perversion. Even then, in a civilized world one shouldn’t need to fight for their life.

There’s nothing necessary that requires humans to continue down that destructive path in nature.

If you have killing urges, satisfying them by murdering and eating or wearing or hanging on your wall a defenseless animal is pathological. Sick – mentally deranged. Fix yourself.