A Year when Resilience and Patience were Tested

A Year when Resilience and Patience were Tested

It has been a different year, a difficult one. For me, challenging and inspiring describe the year better. The pandemic caught most of us unaware yet we have all taken it in our stride. Most people I have been in contact with feel more resilient and reflective than...
Act with Diligence

Act with Diligence

We bring to you two positive messages for our organic khadi masks.  The first, ‘Act with Diligence’, is from Gandhi’s grandson, Gopalkrishna Gandhi.  The second ‘Symbol of Global Unity’ is from Lord Parekh. These messages are a testimony to the...
Khadi: Innovations that Inspire

Khadi: Innovations that Inspire

Khadi is not just a fabric, it embodies the spirit of freedom, simplicity and peace. In an ideal setting, the process of making cotton khadi, from seed to fabric, takes place within the village where the cotton is grown. My first encounter with khadi production in a...
‘A Frayed History’ – a review

‘A Frayed History’ – a review

An unimaginable diversity: a review of ‘A Frayed History: The Journey of Cotton in India’ by Meena Menon and Urzamma by Katie Anderson Variety is the spice of life. It entertains us and beguiles us, forever feeding our wonder and curiosity about the world....