Glossary of terms used in the green world
- Ahimsa – nonviolence literally – Sanskrit term. When used in connection with products or food, it means something obtained with least violence. eg. ahimsa milk: from cows who are lovingly taken care of, and not slaughtered.
- Green – Anything that is natural, and grounded with nature, eg. green lifestyle, green products.
- Vegan – vegetarian and staying away from any dairy products. See “ahimsa”.
- Vegetarian – not eating fish, eggs or meat, to lead a healthy lifestyle more in sync with nature.