have in hand (for nourishment) To sum up, pandas do not like meat because meat is not tasty for them and these pickiest eaters thrive on bamboo thanks to the tiny digestive helpers in their gut. After all, why did the Pandavas have to eat their own father's meat, know. Specifically, the teeth of cattle unearthed at these locations provide evidence that the inhabitants slaughtered young animals for food. Some animals make up for their short digestive tracts by consuming their food again (rabbits eat their poop). People kept coming to visit the Pandavas in the forest, and because of this bowl, Draupadi was able to feed them well. Shortly after the first study was done, another study on panda genome shed the light on the myth. So if the kshatriyas, they want to eat meat, they can be allowed on particular occasions. So we can offer this to God, he did not say offer me meat. The tribe was probably cannibal and was despised by the Aryans. Those who are animal killers, their brain is dull as stone. Interestingly enough, pandas have to eat large quantities of the hollow plant to gain enough energy and nutrition to survive. The study using genome mapping compared the genome of giant pandas to other Carnivores. Therefore, at the request of Pandu, this son Kunti and Madri received the call of God. of bamboo per day and spends half of its day eating. Zhao H, Yang JR, Xu H, Zhang J. Pseudogenization of the umami taste receptor gene Tas1r1 in the giant panda coincided with its dietary switch to bamboo. Question: Why did Bhishma and other elders stay silent when Draupadi was being disrobed? Krishna says in the Bhagavad Gita that he accepts certain foods which are vegetarian (BG, 9.26). It said that they spend from 15 to 20 hours per day to eat. Does Pandav eat meat of dead bodies of their Father Pandu, there are several story for this, but whats the truth.. read story in hindi इसमें हजारों कहानियाँ है जिनके बारे में लोग जानते भी हैं और नहीं भी It is understood Bhima, Bhima also eating sometimes meat. With the help from Clostridium, pandas can live as vegetarian despite the fact that they have a carnivore’s digestive system. Did Krishna, eat non-vegetarian foods as He took birth as a Kshatriya? The giant panda is the worldwide symbol of conservation, and its own survival is under question. Just as there are government laws, so there are laws of nature, or God Laws. Many times people question did Lord Krishna eat meat or did Lord Ram eat meat, of course not. The kshatriya dharma is unique for kshatriyas only. 35. It has a thumblike growth on the front paw to help grip bamboo while eating. Out of respect for the life of the animal, instead of allowing the carcass to rot, the hunter and the family would share and eat the animal. Rama ate Non Veg. A king was legally allowed to have multiple wives in those times. With the help from Clostridium, pandas can live as vegetarian despite the fact that they have a carnivore’s digestive system. The beloved, sincere, truthful gods. The fact that the Pandavas were eating well and that they were even entertaining guests made Duryodhana furious. have in hand (for nourishment) But they must go to the forest and kill the animal. However, pandas are very unique regarding anatomy of their digestive system and their diet. So, yes. Wednesday, 18 Mar, 11.11 am. Thus, in the enjoyment of meat there is fault. , @whlau: its true because the energy they get from bamboo is really low. They found that there is a mutation in T1R1 gene. Yes, Kṣatriyas were sanctioned to eat meat, then, and even now.Rāma ate meat.Yudhiṣṭhira and his brothers (incl. 2. After all, why did the Pandavas have to eat their own father's meat, know. or Even if you force down some fleshy or non vegetarian food into the mouths of … Draupadi had received the akshaya Patra from the sungod and Duryodhana was distraught knowing that Pandavas are eating well in the forest. Yes they did. God does not eat flesh. Typically 99% of a panda’s diet consists of bamboo, however these bears technically belong to the species group Carnivora or carnivores. If he did not want us to have it our digestive systems would be like the Herbivorous animals. There is a contextual reason and a transcendental reason for the silence of Bhishma which we will discuss ahead. Umami is the taste that makes things like meat, soy sauce, and mushrooms extra yummy. To put it this way, animals only eat food that they can digest. Therefore meat-eating should be stopped. , It is really interesting! Pandavas where kshyatriyas, they where allowed to hunt and eat it. We both are Hindu but he was born and raised in London and I was born and raised in Mumbai- Juhu. He sent Sage Durvasa to the Pandavas, conniving that they will not be able to feed him and his disciples. 2010;463:311–317. And pandas can do anything they want simply because they are panda :p They are too cute! COUNSELLING: “Chandani V Patel” asked like this: “I am a pure vegetarian but my husband is non-vegetarian. The study revealed that panda’s ability to eat bamboo is due to their gut flora rather than their genetic composition because they do not have genes encoding for cellulose-degrading enzymes. These bacteria live in panda’s gut and provide “digestive aid”. Because the panda has a carnivore’s digestive system, it must eat lots of food per day. I love how cute the Panda is! Thats why they need tiny helpers in their gut for digestion, Nice post Wendy! Not that for meat-eating regular slaughterhouses should be maintained. Interestingly, there are no changes in anatomy of their digestive tract and they are able to digest meat. Herbivores on the other hand tend to have very long digestive tracts because it takes a long time for the cellulose and such to be broken down. Since bamboo is not very nutritious, the bear needs to eat a lot of it. Is there any mention as to the length of their digestive tract? This was normal and no mention is made of giving up this practice in the Mahabharata. Yes of course. The result is in accordance with another study by Fuwen Wei, an ecologist from the Institute of Zoology at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing. But a man who, being duly engaged (to officiate or to dine at a sacred rite), refuses t o eat meat, becomes after death an animal dur ing twenty-one existences. Why is tiger’s diet different from the cow’s diet? Well. If pleased, he would bless; if unhappy, he would curse. 1 Comments. Meat arises from killing a living being. Kesava dhrta-buddha-sarira jaya jagadisa hare. In 2010, a group of scientist from Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan discovered the reason behind panda’s diet. Pandavas had eaten meat of their father. See more of The Real Mahabharat of Sage Vyasa on Facebook. 2011. People kept coming to visit the Pandavas in the forest, and because of this bowl, Draupadi was able to feed them well. Good post, Wendy! Wednesday, 18 Mar, 11.11 am. That means even in the animals there is a soul, so we do not have the right to kill or eat flesh. A panda can be seen gnawing at the bone of a dead calf in one clip but the creatures are technically carnivores. Pandu had two wives, Kunti and Madri. By then, Duryodhana had come to know about the Akshaya Patra, the bowl that Draupadi had received from the sun god. The first Giant Pandas only eat meat, not bamboo. An interesting thing is: Among Pandavas, Bheema was a non-vegetarian and other four are vegetarians. They used to eat meat couple of … Pandu was the father of these five sons, but he was not born with Pandu's semen because Pandu was cursed that he would die as soon as he had sex. Krishna gave good status for Bheema too as it was the normal thing in kshatriyas. 1. 36. There have been other rare cases of pandas making headlines for eating meat. Li R, Fan W, Tian G, Zhu H, He L, et al. As a result, pandas cannot taste umami taste of meat and gradually lost their interest in meat. Carnivores have short digestive tract because not much time is required to break down proteins. The mutation turns T1R1 into a pseudo gene: a gene which is no longer expressed. Meat arises from killing a living being. Does Everyone Who Eat Meat Go To Hell – What About Their Other Good Deeds? Without it, pandas can't really taste meat, and so they probably wouldn't want to eat meat even if it was available in large quantities. Hi! At that time the rishi was finishing the sacrifice and uttered all the mantras for the new young cow to come to life. Lifeng Zhua ,QiWua , Jiayin Daia , Shanning Zhang, and Fuwen Wei. I find this particularly interesting as both Bhishma and Drona were strong supporters of Pandavas and its also known that Arjun was Drona’s favourite pupil. In theory, pandas can eat meat but not grass. Even modern pandas still have the digestive system of a carnivore and can, occasionally, eat meat. They can eat deer fawn, birds and small rodents, such as pikas. Rama was a misogynist. Did Krishna, eat non-vegetarian foods as He took birth as a Kshatriya? Nature. They did this because Pandu himself had such a desire. 2010;27:2669–2673. I never knew pandas had a carnivore’s digestive system. What made pandas become vegetarian although their body are designed to be Carnivores? Dont know about Pandavas and kauravas but I think Bheeshma was vegetarian as his words backing vegetarianism reflects so, Meat is not born of grass, wood or rock. 3. Apparently, at some point in panda evolution, the umami receptor became non-functional. The answer is that their bodies are designed to digest different kinds of food. Now I learn another new thing about the cutest, fluffiest animal in the world! Not others. Even Arjun Pandavas did Hunting. Don’t surprise, Its a bitter truth. Mol Biol Evol. But over the years, the Giant Panda somehow learned to eat and digest bamboo, though the intestines are still used to digesting meat. You must have known that Pandu had five sons named Yudhishthira, Bhima, Arjuna, Nakula, and Sahadeva in Mahabharata. How can pandas eat something they cannot digest? Sage Durvasa, was a very angry sage. Untold incidents from Mahabharata Pandavas exile Pandavas were sent to exile after they were defeated in the game of dice. COUNSELLING: “Chandani V Patel” asked like this: “I am a pure vegetarian but my husband is non-vegetarian. Leave a response . their teeth and paws were “tailored” to help them chewing and tearing bamboo. Vinä pasughnät [SB 10.1.4]. You must have known that Pandu had five sons named Yudhishthira, Bhima, Arjuna, Nakula, and Sahadeva in Mahabharata. RTI activist commits suicide in Bihar's Buxar district. According to this study, it may have had to do with the deactivation (technically known as “pseudogenization”) of an umami taste receptor gene. Hidden cameras capture wild pandas in China eating meat and fighting. Although pandas are not interested in meat and bamboo has become their major diet for quite a long time, their digestive tract, in theory, is not able to digest plant fibre. But the other Pandavas did not say anything unpleasant. Not to eat them, but to practise archery or skills. Dont know about Pandavas and kauravas but I think Bheeshma was vegetarian as his words backing vegetarianism reflects so, Meat is not born of grass, wood or rock. Answer: Bhishma, Drona and other elders did not stay silent; they opposed, but they did not oppose forcefully enough. Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bai_yun_giant_panda.jpg. The story of their birth is rather interesting and beyond the general notions of belief. In order to revive the finer tissues of the brain to understand subtle things, one must give up meat-eating. An average adult panda must consume between 20 and 40 lbs. A Brahmana must never eat (the flesh of anim als unhallowed by Mantras; but, obedient to the primeval law, he may eat … He eats meat but not beef. Amongst the Pandavas, only Bhima. Bhīma) also ate meat.Some people may find this shocking because they automatically assume "meat is bad", "everybody should quit eating meat" etc.Rāma says in Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa (Ayodhyā Kāṇḍa): I can said that in fact, they evolve a bit. The beloved, sincere, truthful gods. The sequence and de novo assembly of the giant panda genome. Namaste. पांडवों ने अपने मृत पिता के शरीर का मांस क्यों खाया Eat the flesh of his dead father's body Pandavas - Duration: 3:36. In this study DNA was extracted from panda’s stool samples and sequenced. The gene encodes for T1R1 protein which is umami taste receptor. In the rumen, millions of tiny organism mainly bacteria facilitate breaking down plant fibres into simple sugar molecules. Wow this is very interesting. When Pandu died, the flesh of his dead body was eaten together by the five brothers. We both are Hindu but he was born and raised in London and I was born and raised in Mumbai- … Yes, Kṣatriyas were sanctioned to eat meat, then, and even now. They have undergone lot of hardship during this time. During the war of Mahabharata many hunters where hired so that bhima would get all … In Indian epic Mahabharata, Bhima (Sanskrit: भीम, IAST: Bhīma) is the second among the five Pandavas.The Mahabharata relates many events which portray the might of Bhima. Contrary to what many people think, Ayurveda didn't discourage people from eating animals or fish for food, it merely told people to consume poultry, fish and meat in limited quantity. Thus, in the enjoyment of meat there is fault. They are able to digest meat, just like other species from the same family. At any site of the Harappan civilization that has yielded bones, cattle bones have always been found in impressive quantities. @Jeane: yeah. Interestingly, while hunting in the forest of Hastinapur, Pandu happened to hit with an arrow a copulating deer couple, who were in fact humans disguised as deer in order to enjoy making love in the open. Sriram. 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