posted on Dec, 15 2015 @ 01:26 PM
originally posted by: YouSir
Global supermarkets selling shrimp peeled by slaves
I think that if we looked deeply enough, we will find such suffering in the flavor of anything you eat, from an organic carrot to a beefsteak!
This awareness relates to Karma, for those who believe.
The dilemma is twofold; not only are we responsible for the slavery, but also for the death of the creature that we are consuming (whether a carrot or
So how can we even feed ourselves without taking on this heavy Karmic responsibility?
Even growing our own doesn't eliminate the dilemma.
The bible suggests that Charity, a feature of unconditional Love, means not taking more than your share of anything! Ever!
Thus limiting karmic involvement.
It also suggests that all food is 'clean', and that you will bypass all karma by consuming (your fair share) with "prayer and thanksgiving".
There is always pain in the world, and suffering;
"We sometimes get what we want, but we ALWAYS get exactly what we need!"