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Freedom of Food and the Golden Temple

Freedom of Food and the Golden Temple

freedom of food and the golden temple

Freedom of Food and the Golden Temple

It is very common to hear of faith institutiions hosting food banks to feed the hungry. The Golden Temple, the holiest Sikh gurdwara in India feeds a vegetarian meal to over 100,000 people a day regardless of race, religion and class.

The Source Project brings us a video that reminds us of how sharing food brings a sense of 

"From a culture of sharing we have become a culture driven by possession and profit. The century of self. This short film comes from the kitchens of the golden temple where every day around 100,000 people, regardless of colour, caste or religion, donate, prepare, consume and clean for nothing more than compassion. Are we really moving in the right direction? This year the world will produce enough food to feed twice the world's population, yet every day almost one billion people will sleep hungry."

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