I'm atheist so it bored me to death and just sounded ridiculous. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. The cover has some minor bumps and scuffs. The rest of book gives recipes for various regions Indian, Italian, Chinese, Mexican, French, Middle East. This is a good book for people looking for this angle of vegetarianism.
Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. About this Item: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust. If you have any questions regarding this book, or wish to see a picture before you buy, please do not hesitate to contact me e-mail is the best way! Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Ships Within 24 Hours - Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. I'm not a vegetarian and this tome was obviously written to correct this.
It would have been nice to have photos accompanying the recipes. I haven't tried any of the recipes but they sound delicious. It is more delicious than I've found in restaurants, as well. All overseas shipping is via Airmail. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. Some of them look real good.
This is very much an under rated book, people probably shy away from it because it is linked to the Hare Krishna religion, well all I can say to that is, you are missing out on a good thing, and I have no qualms about buying it for all my friends who come from all faiths, creeds and religious backgrounds. Very good recipies which I will be trying out soon. Possible defects such as light shelving wear may exist. It focused my attention on the fact that we must take life and cause suffering, plant and animal, so that we can live. About this Item: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust. I'm not a vegetarian and this tome was obviously written to correct this.
They also cook with clarified butter ghee which can go rancid if not properly stored or eaten timely. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. A bit above my culinary talents I rarely cook, and don't like dealing with long lists of ingredients. I loaned it to someone in 2000 and I never got it back. It gave facts and arguments related to the benefits of not eating meat. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.
Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. I thoroughly enjoyed reading the first couple of chapters of the book. About this Item: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust. Whether this is bad karma, original sin or just inhumane depends on your religion but it is not 'good' in any way. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting.
Please contact us if you have questions regarding this item. The Hare Krishnas have certain rules about what foods are acceptable to Krishna. While most people believe Hindu's chose vegetarianism because of belief in reincarnation, this book discusses the bhakti traditions claim that foods are raised to a higher level when eaten as prasad - that is, after being offered to Krishna, hence it has a sacred quality that meats and caffeinated drinks lack. About this Item: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 1984. Possible ex library copy, thatâll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. About this Item: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust. I bought this book in the eighties, used it and loved it.
Fifth chapter introduces the concept of love of God and how it is practically expressed by cooking for Krishna, offering it to Krishna and eating only food offered to Krishna. Not practising a religion, I have no Jesus who'll forgive me and The recipes I've tried are good, easy and tasty, but this is not why that polite, hobo-looking Hare Krishna gave me this book. All these years later, I've never found a recipe for cauliflower pakoras as good as the one in this book. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The Higher Taste is a great introduction to the philosophy and practice of vegetarianism, Hare Krishna style.
I gave it only three stars because,it was such an unusual read. However, after the first 4 or so chapters it starts to be less about proven research and more about religion; how eating any form of food be it plant or animal was a sin - unless you offered it to God first. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. There are also many examples of well know people who were vegetarians, such as the Greek teacher Pythagoras, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Edison, and Albert Einstein. I'm atheist so it bored me to death and just sounded ridiculous. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp s. It probably sounds wacky to many people, but if you're a vegetarian, you'll love this book.
About this Item: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. The Higher Taste also gives a good ideas in the recipes sections of the wide variety of nutritious and delicious meals available without meat fish or eggs or garlic, onions, chocolate or mushrooms. Narada got Krsna mercy by eating Krsna Prasad. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. About this Item: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust.