Igor Purlantov Favorite quote: “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated” - Mahatma Gandhi
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Half a Million Animals Saved as Nepal Nixes Festival
Experts say around 500,000 goats, chickens and buffalos were decapitated at Gadhimai in 2009. Nepal’s Gadhimai Temple Trust, which oversees
the world’s biggest animal sacrifice every five years, announced
Tuesday that no slaughter would take place at this year’s festival.