Many of "how do I connect with Russian
vegetarians" questions I receive come from men looking for
girlfriends/brides in Russia. If you are already in Moscow and are a
sociable type, as most vegetarians are, try vegetarian
cafes/clubs or vegetarian and animal rights
organizations. Otherwise, here is a list of resources you may find
In English. As of
February 2006 it showed about 30 vegetarian women within 500 miles from Moscow.
I spent an hour exploring their site and was impressed.
similar database, all in English, with about the same number of Russian vegetarians,
www.veggiefishing.com has a few
from Russia. It appears at a glance that you can respond the ads without
even signing up.
To be checked out:
The subject of vegetarian dating occasionally
comes up in the www.vita.org.ru forum,
miscellaneous section. If you can handle even a bit of Russian, or have someone
to assist you, try vita.fastbb.ru/index.pl?0-7
My impression is that many Vita members are fluent in English.
is a "New Age" site with a long list of women looking to get acquainted. At a
glance, 1/3 of them are vegetarians. Russian only.
www.animalrights.ru also has a
forum with a few vegetarian dating ads.
Club has an active Let's create a family
section. The main idea of the Anastasia movement is small family settlements
in the countryside but many members of this New Age group are vegetarians
and the vast majority have vegetarian sentiments. Seems like an impressive collection of good
people, both men and women. Most of them, however, has some sort of a
mystical attachment to Mother Russia and would not want to relocate.