Mr. George Riddell: Are you a vegetarian?Sri Chinmoy: I am a strict vegetarian. Sorry, I take eggs, so I cannot say that I am a strict vegetarian. But I take no meat or fish. I stopped eating meat and fish when I was twelve years old, the age that I entered seriously into the spiritual life.
Sri Chinmoy, Earth’s cry meets Heaven’s Smile, book 1, Agni Press, 1974