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Abstract of paper given at Hinduism and Ecology conference:
Practical Hindu Ecology

This paper will explore the work of the World Wide Fund for Nature, which has initiated the Alliance of Religions and Conservation, which also supports numerous environmental projects around the world. It will also discuss basic concepts of Hindu ecology, including the Vaishnava teachings of reincarnation, panentheism, and simple living. The talk will conclude with a discussion of the Vrindavan Conservation Project, which works with education, tree planting, and pollution control.

 

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