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Revenge of the vegetarians
The risks of accidentally adding meat to a vegetarian's meal — and more in our collection of strange revelations about our nation
 
Hindu pilgrims worship the sun god Surya after taking a holy dip at the confluence of the Ganges river and the Bay of Bengal at Sagar Island. - Reuters REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A New Jersey appeals court this week ruled that a group of vegetarian Hindus, who were inadvertently served samosas containing meat at a Moghul Express, can sue the restaurant for the cost of flying to India to purify their souls in the Ganges River for 30 days. "If you follow the scriptures, it's definitely a huge cost," said Mehul Thakkar of the Yogi Divine Society.

 

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