The conversation centered around breathing new life into India's textile industry and reversing the fortunes of indigenous weavers. The conversation, a part of the 'In Conversation with the Mystic' series, was webcast live on August 7 to mark the National Handloom Day.
Last year, Sadhguru launched 'Save the Weave', a campaign to revive and popularize India's ancient weaves.
During the interaction, Sadhguru spoke about the need to encourage the Indian textile industry by introducing handloom products in schools, tourism circuits and aviation industry.
He also pitched for school uniforms to be made from handmade weaves.
It is a crime to wrap a child in a polyfiber. You do that to dead fish, not to living children. Especially a child's body is very vulnerable to this both their physical and psychological wellbeing is impacted by polyfiber entering into their system," Sadhguru said.
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