vegetarianism in Russian history and culture  

A small collection of articles

History of the Russian vegetarian movement




To be added: vegetarian sentiment in the Russian religious tradition

  • [St. Sergius treating the paw of a bear] 

  • [A Siberian saint/holy fool who fed and let lose chain dogs]

  • [Fasting vs. vegetarianism - huge differences in motivation]

  • [Tatiana Mikhailovna Goricheva, Holy Animals]

Feb. 27, 2006