"The best place to be a vegetarian for me without a doubt has been Taiwan. I think it's the country with the largest percentage of vegetarians after India, at about 14% in 2007 (up 2% in two years, so it should be more now - see the first link…"
"The not being sentient point is something that is common among yoga practitioners in India especially. It is argued that since they can grow on dead matter and don't need sunshine, they are not sentient and influence the mind negatively. Some…"
"I've lived in Taiwan for 3 1/2 years and from time to time I met people that felt bad about not being vegetarian once they found out that I was one. Then, they used to tell me that they are 50% vegetarian or 80% or so, or that they only eat…"
I've been a vegetarian for quite a few years already. I also do yoga and play the guitar a little. I moved back to Germany about one and a half years ago prior to which I used to live in Korea and Taiwan, both for around 3 1/2 years.