Vegetarian food served at a Hindu wedding

Vegetarian food served at a Hindu wedding

Hinduism

Dietary Laws

Hindus are forbidden from eating beef. Many will avoid all meat, including fish, eggs and gelatine, and may also avoid alcohol.


Information

The Chaplaincy to the University of Glamorgan provides the following information from its own researchers. Each page has been checked by the chaplaincy advisor from the relevant faith group. Within every major religion, there are differences of opinion between leaders, and between leaders and followers. We only aim to provide an overview.