About Jain Vegans
Jain Vegans is about helping the Jain community transition towards a low-himsa vegan lifestyle.
An active support group with over 50 members, mainly from the UK.
Aimed at supporting members of the Jain community transition to and live a vegan lifestyle. Moderated to ensure posts are vegan related.
Request to join here.
Email group with over 200 international members, mostly UK/Europe, North America and India.
Moderated to ensure posts are vegan related.
Further information and joining instructions can be found here.
From 2008 to 2018, the Jain Vegans team also took an active role in helping educating the wider Jain community about the importance of transitioning to a vegan lifestyle, mainly in the UK. Activities during this period included:
- Running an annual “give up dairy for Paryushan” campaign
- Educational talks and events, often in collaboration with Jain community organisations
- Running information and food taster stalls at community events
- Cookery demonstrations