By Leoni Moninska
Veganuary has seen a record-breaking number of sign-ups this year totalling over 500,000 and as well as the increasing numbers, the reasons behind it also just keep mounting. Health, animal cruelty and carbon footprint reduction are amongst the top reasons for people to go vegan and it doesn’t just stop there. 12% of people are vegan because their partner is.
Veganuary sign ups
Veganism has and always will be predominantly animal-friendly focussed, with large brands now offering vegan options and the large number of plant-based eating documentaries out there. In addition to this, 2020 has shown that people Read More
2020 Summer Solstice News – Lotus Skye!
It was with great happiness and gratitude that Lotus Heart Sanctuary humbly announced our very special news at the auspicious time of the Summer Solstice 2020, Solar Eclipse and June New Moon in Cancer on 20.06.20 – there really could never have been any better time to have announced this wonderful news.
The Universe delayed the Lotus plans, and delayed us it did for a very good reason!
2020 was always going to be hugely historical year, and the most life changing year most of us had ever lived through, so it was a real honour that Read More
The Right Time..
This blog has been on the publishing table for a number of years, however on every occasion when the time was just right to publish it, I was caught up with other things and the perfect moment would pass me by. Clearly the Universe held me back for a good reason, because there has never been a more poignant time to publish this than now.
The last time I’d hoped to publish this was following the heart-breaking suicide of TV celebrity Caroline Flack.
If ever a suicide was a result of a modern day witch-hunt…Caroline’s suicide was it!
The mass media Read More
Here we are almost at the end of 2019 – and as we hot November we have just launched our latest campaign “Not New November” – an initiative run by us to...
15/09/2019 Questions & Concerns The most common question and concern we receive from the public is regarding ID ear tags worn by sanctuary animals. Many people naturally become very upset when seeing them in the ears of rescued animals not realising that in the U.K. tags are a LEGAL requirement. The ear tag number
Dylan Budge is yet another shining example of sheer vegan health and fitness. Dylan has joined what’s now becoming a long list of athletes who have joined the Vgang! Many of the other athletes have initially gone plant-based for health, then as they water that seed of compassion with every meal (normally a three times
Vegan Sports Weekend of 2019 The weekend of July 13th & 14th 2019 was quite an eventful time for vegan sportsmen to say the least! Lewis Hamilton achieved a record-breaking 6th British Grand Prix win at Silverstone which was also his 80th career victory. This Silverstone achievement has surpassed Alain Prost & Jim Clarks
What Will You Do? Here are a few ideas! Climate Crisis Unless you’ve been living as a hermit in 2019 you must know by now that we are in the middle of a 100% climate crisis! Since winter 2018 the talk about our planet has finally catapulted into the mainstream! School children have become strong
Edinburgh 24 Race 2019 – Vegan Runners UK We are so grateful and absolutely delighted & honoured to announce that the amazing UK vegan runner Marek Sabadasz is running an endurance race in aid of Lotus Heart Sanctuary – (sponsor him here) This race is not just any race though… this is
Sainsbury’s have announced they will launch a “meat-free butchers” in east London this month. The retailers have said they are getting behind Meat-Free Week from June 21st by encouraging the public to sample more plant-based products by opening a meat-free butcher’s shop. When we say sample, we do mean sample! Customers will be given the opportunity to sample for free many of the meat-free products Sainsbury’s now stock, as well as having the best opportunity to fill up their fridges with cruelty free plant-based meats.
The pop-up butchers shop will also feature an “in-store butcher” who is specifically trained in plant-based cooking. The plant-based butcher will Read More