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In short, the proscription against killing or causing another to kill an animal is undisputed in the buddhist teachings it is the foundation of morality, which is the cornerstone of the development of concentration and wisdom. On the surface, buddhism and islam have more differences than similarities in their philosophies while islam is a monotheistic religion that believes in worshiping an almighty god, buddhism rejects the notion of a creator god but does honor enlightened beings as deities buddhism preaches. Buddha said, one should not kill a living being by jennie richards published july 7, 2015 updated june 27, 2018 one should not kill a living being, nor cause it to be killed, nor should one incite another to kill. In buddhism, suicide is seen as throwing away the precious opportunity to generate positive karma buddhist monks are not allowed to kill any animal , for any reason, even pests and vermin china is the country with the largest population of buddhists , approximately 244 million or 182% of its total population.
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In theravada buddhism, but also in tibetan buddhism, two types of meditation buddhist practices are being followed, namely samatha (pāli sanskrit: śamatha calm) and vipassana (insight)   samatha is also called calming meditation, and was adopted into buddhism from pre-buddha indian traditions. Buddhist monks are not allowed to kill any animal, for any reason, even pests and vermin china is the country with the largest population of buddhists , approximately 244 million or 182% of its total population. Kapleau, roshi p 1981, to cherish all life: a buddhist view of animal slaughter and meat eating, pp 19-43, zen center, rochester ny this was not published by the zen center and is not scholarly or peer-reviewed.
The position and treatment of animals in buddhism is important for the light it sheds on buddhists' perception of their own relation to the natural world, on buddhist humanitarian concerns in general, and on the relationship between buddhist theory and buddhist practice animals have always been. In east asian buddhism and particularly in tibet and china, the release of animals, particularly birds or fish, into their natural environment became an important way of demonstrating buddhist pity in tibetan buddhism it is known as tsethar  whilst in china it was known as 放生 (fàngshēng). In buddhism, the ultimate objective of followers/practitioners is enlightenment and/or liberation from samsara rather than to go to a heaven (or a deva realm in the context of buddhist cosmology) 10. According to buddhism all animals such as fish, mammals and birds are sentient creatures and should not be killed or hurt according to buddhism, buddhists should not be hunters, fishermen, trappers, slaughterhouse workers, vivisectors etc.
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