WORLD VEGETARIAN DAY

Ranveer Brar

Why We Don't Need To Ape The Vegetarianism Of The West

We are very often enamoured by concepts that have the sanction of the West, and we tend to take them at face value. When I see supermarket literature stressing on the importance of tofu and quinoa for vegetarians, I am a little scared that we might be trying to follow a Western template of vegetarianism, instead of what is very innately ours.