Srimathe ramanujaya nama:
Swami, rishis used to sit in deer skin.Is that using deer skin a praani himsai?(not sure,may be they might used dead deer skin).
Adiyen ramanuja dasan
Srimathe Rangaramanuja Mahadesikaya Namaha
Srimathe Sri Varaha Mahadesikaya Namaha
Sei Velukkudi Krishnan Swamy Thiruvadigaley Sharanam
Devareer asked question & gave answer. Yes they were not hunted for skin.
Sri Velukkudi Krishnan Swamy had answered in detail regarding this earlier.
Pattu poochis were not killed for pattu saree
Deers were not hunted
Let me find out En PaNi number.
As Government imposed a ban Srimushnam Srimath Andavan Swamy stopped using deer skin.