When did animal sacrifice start?
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Keeping this in view, when did human sacrifices start?
Human sacrifice occurred around 5,000 years ago during Egypt's early history.
Furthermore, when did animal sacrifice end? With the destruction of the Second Temple in Jerusalem by the Romans, the Jewish practice of offering korbanot stopped for all intents and purposes. Despite subsequent intermittent periods of small Jewish groups offering the traditional sacrifices on the Temple Mount, the practice effectively ended.
Besides, when was the first biblical sacrifice?
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Is animal sacrifice mentioned in Vedas?
Animal sacrifices were part of the ancient Vedic religion in India, and are mentioned in scriptures such as the Yajurveda. However they were largely eliminated during the formation of Hinduism, and very many Hindus now strongly disapprove of them. They have lingered in certain local contexts.