Why an ad offering meat to the Hindu god Ganesha is offensive
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By Jeffery D. Long, Professor of Religion and Asian Studies, Elizabethtown College. The Hindu god Ganesha. Anant Nath Sharma, CC BY-NC-ND A recent ad from the meat industry in Australia, seeking to promote lamb as a food that people from a wide range of religious backgrounds can consume, has given offense to many Hindus in Australia…