Do your Hindu religious values clash with what we might call normative American cultural values?
Dr. Ramdas Lamb discusses his own experience as a vegetarian and how this has affected his participation in his own community. He remarks how this choice has made him an individual, but has not restrained him from forming relationships with others, or partaking in his Hawaiian culture. This lifestyle has allowed him to experience the phrase “Live, and Let Live”.
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