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Plant trees, make the river flow again

Plant trees, make the river flow again

“We inhabit a living cosmos. What the tree exhales, we inhale.” —Sadhguru

What is the connection between spirituality and economics? Why is a mystic going to the World Economic Forum? I have been confronted by these questions far too often. My response is simple: Whatever the nature of one’s business, it is essentially about human well-being – and that is my business, too!

Today, as i endeavour to mobilise a peoples’ movement to rejuvenate the Cauvery river, the same question resurfaces. But the fact is, the connection between spirituality and the natural world is a profound one. A tree is not simply an aesthetic backdrop under which Siddhartha Gautama attained enlightenment, or where gurus set up ashrams.

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