Khadi

Ask me anything   Submit   "The wearer of Khadi from a Swadeshi standpoint is like a man making use of his lungs. A natural and obligatory act has got to be performed, whether others do it out of impure motives or refrain altogether because they do not believe in its necessity or utility"

(Gandhi, 1921)

Men engaged in weaving khadi

Men engaged in weaving khadi

— 1 year ago with 5 notes
#gandhi  #khadi  #peace  #weaving  #spinning  #cloth  #cotton  #india 
  1. aishlife reblogged this from liveryoffreedom and added:
    Khadi weaving!
  2. lisa-rayner reblogged this from liveryoffreedom and added:
    Gandhi’s movement for economic self-sufficiency was called Khadi, which means “cotton.” Wearing handspun, handwoven...
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