43rd World VegFest in Australia Coming Soon

  Plans are heavily underway to organize this year’s installment of IVU World Vegfest in Sydney and Melbourne, and our partners there are very excited and keen to host this international event sometime in late October and early November. Look out for the finalized details that will be up soon on this website.

IVU India and South Asia

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IVU Representative:
India/South Asia
- C.K.Ashok Kumar
and Shankar Narayan.


ashok shankar
Ashok (India) - Shankar (India)

The 42nd IVU World Vegfest earlier scheduled to hold in Africa will now take place in Dubai & India.This became necessary because of the outbreak of the Ebola disease in W/Africa. Click here to have more information and register.
India International Vegan Festival

September 27-29, 2013

E-INN Vegetarian Hotel -
Bangalore, IndiaWe make Business A Healthy Affair - IVU Supporter

happycowHappyCow Asia - Veg Restaurants & Health Food Stores - IVU Supporter

Some IVU friends in South Asia / India:

Animal Day and Vegetarian Week, PAKISTAN - October 2012, photos on IVU Facebook

Veg*ism in India - by the IVU Manager (2012)

Indian Vegan Society 7th Anniversary eventKarnataka, January 2012, photos on IVU Facebookivs2012

To Nairobi and Dubai - IVU Manager's blog, November 2010

IVU and the Venerable History of Vegetarianism -
Video interviews with IVU Manager, recorded in Dubai, December 2010

India & SW Asia Veg Congress, Bangalore, India - Oct/Nov 2010, photos on IVU Facebook

11th International Vegan Festival, India 2007

beach5t37th IVU World Veg Congress, Goa, India 2006

right: beach sunset at Goa

IVU Manager in Mumbai & Gujarat, 2004 Photos on IVU facebook

1st Asian Veg Congress, Goa, India 2001

Earlier Veg History:
History of India/South Asia Veg Societies
Asia and Pacific up to 1900 Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, Sri Lanka
Ancient India and The East - (800 BCE - 232BCE) - Hinduism, Jainism, Zoroaster, Buddhism and more