EVENTS OF INTEREST TO JAINSINTERESTED IN THE VEGAN LIFESTYLE
Preventing and Reversing Diseaseswith a whole food vegan diet:
Everyone can benefit by understandingsimple facts about our bodyBy Dr Nandita ShahTalk by Dr Nandita Shah (visiting UK & Ireland from India) at theLondon Vegans monthly meetup.The talk is free to attend and open to all, and food is available.For details of the venue and other information about this event,please visit:www.londonvegans.org.uk(click on "Events").
(Saturday)3pm – 6pm
Moving towards a Cruelty-Free Low-Himsa Lifestyle
by Jain Vegans Working Group & YoungJainsJain Vishwa Bharati, Sayer Centre,Oxgate Lane, London NW2 7JN. UK.Entrance: FREE, but suggested donationof £1 per person would be muchappreciated.Contacts for further information:Chandan:email@example.com or Kewal:firstname.lastname@example.org Many members of the Jain community are making the linkbetween the Jain lifestyle and the vegan lifestyle. For manyJains, being vegetarian is not enough - the starting point needsto be vegan. This event will inform you about the reasons behindthis statement, and also show you how easy it is to make thetransition to a healthy vegan diet.So come and join us for food, friends, fun and facts, as we treatyou to some delicious vegan foods, introduce you to some greatorganizations working hard to reduce the himsa in the modernworld, and enlighten you with some information as to why avegan starting point is logical for Jains today.Come and try some amazing vegan foods, including deliciousvegan Chinese bites (courtesy of Mr Man Chinese restaurant,London, UK), B'Nice Rice Cream, soya shakes (courtesy of Alpro), vegan cheeses (courtesy of Redwood (Cheezily) and ButeIsland (Sheese) and plenty of other vegan treats (including someIndian snacks and sweets).
Veggie Pride UK
Birmingham, UK.On Saturday 16 May 2009, Victoria Square in Birmingham CityCentre will be transformed by Veggie Pride UK - a fantasticcelebration of vegetarian and vegan diets/lifestyles. It`s anopportunity for everyone following compassionate, eco-friendly,healthy lifestyles to come together for a fun, carnival style eventwhilst also raising awareneness of the many benefits - for humanhealth, animals, environment etc.Full details:www.veggiepride.org.uk
Veggie Pride Parade
Redbridge Green Fair
Melbourne Field in Valentines Park, Ilford,Essex IG1 4SD. UK.Come and find out all about environmental issues and practicalways to change your lifestyle and reduce your carbon footprint.Learn about ethical shopping, recycling, growing your own vegand attracting wildlife into your own backgarden. Discover thelocal green spaces and nature reserves, the variety of plants,birds and animals and the diversity of the habitats that are allaround us in Redbridge and the surrounding areas. Join up withone of the many action or campaign groups that will beexhibiting at the festival.Full details:www.rgf.org.uk
Feel on top of the world
Yes you can by making simple changes indiet and lifestyle!Tibits Restaurant, 12-14 Heddon Street,London W1B 4DA. UK.Date: Wednesday 27th MayTime: 6:30pmCost: Free, dinner not included*RSVP:email@example.com 8788 388*tibits have kindly offered their space atno charge, it would be appreciated if youcould support them on the night, thankyou.Come and join Bourgeois Boheme and Dr Nandita Shah for a funevening of enlightenment, lovely dinner, meeting new friendsand you will receive a little gift too from Bourgeois Boheme toreward yourself too for feeling on top of the world.Venue: tibits Restaurant, 12-14 Heddon Street, London W1B4DADr Nandita Shah will explain how each of us can make adifference – first for ourselves and then for our society – bymaking simple changes in diet and lifestyle.It’s simpler than you may imagine and for reasons you maynever have thought about.