Baba Ramdev said that female foeticide is a great sin. Foeticide invites different types of miseries. Women are the embodiment of a mother’s affection, holiness of wife and a daughter’s love. Indian women are the climax of holiness but it is an irony of the present times that in every 77 minutes, one woman is consigned to flames for dowry.
He was delivering a lecture on the 2nd day of the Kamdhenu kranti Yog Vigyaan shivir organized in the nearby Goudham, Anandvan, Pathmeda.
Expressing his deep concern on the declining level of ground water, Swamiji said that the coming times are very dangerous. Today, the water level is going down very rapidly. In this situation, in the near future, there will be serious crisis of drinking water. Therefore, we shall have to save water. On the non vegetarian diet, he said that food determines the nature and temperament of a man. The constitution of the human body is that of a vegetarian and it is a scientific fact. Non veg food causes several diseases. He said that the vegetarian food keeps the mind cool while the non vegetarian one makes a man violent. He said that god has created us as a vegetarian creature. When we can afford to live on vegetarian food, where is the necessity of killing animals to get the non vegetarian food? Swamiji told that all the living beings in this universe have an equal right to live. Being it so, killing any of the animals is a very distant proposition and we should not even torture the creatures. Giving a call for a feeling of compassion for all the living beings,
he told that non vegetarian food brings about the decline of human virtues like mercy, compassion, sympathy, love and affinity. He said that today all the systems have changed. It is ironical that criminals go unpunished. At present the fact is that those who deserve our respect do not get it and the undeserving ones get it which is something very unfortunate. He appreciated whole heartedly the campaign for creative work of service of the cows, their conservation and promotion. On the 2nd day of the shivir, baba got the Yog kriyas like Agnisar performed by the sadhaks.