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GCSE Religious Studies - Religion and animal rights: Buddhism

A guide to resources about religion and animal rights - compiled by your Librarians


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Buddhism and animals

Explore these links to gain an understanding of the traditions and beliefs of Buddhism with regard to animal rights.

Meat eating in Buddhism

This video discusses meat eating in Buddhism.

Different Buddhist views on meat eating

These videos give two opposing Buddhist's views about meat eating.

This first video gives the opinion of a Buddhist vegetarian:

This Buddhist monk gives his views on eating meat:

Buddhist mural

Buddhist art work depicting man and animals living in harmony.

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