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Week 4th – Living Food



This week was focused on the living food system. Beginning with Dr. Mira Shiva, (a Medical......


रामगढ़, देहरादून। 02 सितम्बर, 2015। ’जैविक भोजन के माध्यम से जिस तरह हम अपने स्वास्थ्य को स्वस्थ रख सकते हैं, उसी तरह जैविक-खेती से हमारे खेतों का स्वास्थ्य सुधर सकता है और हमारे किसान समृद्ध हो सकते हैं। यह कहना......


Maati Maa: the Festival of The  Living Soil
Ist, October, 2015; India International Centre,
Main Auditorium
10:00am-08:00pm
Lunch * on prior registration
Dinner* On contributory registration



Dear Friends,

Navdanya in collaboration with India International Centre, invite you the join us in......


There is no reason why India should face hunger and malnutrition, and why our farmers should commit suicide. India is blessed with the most fertile soils in the world. Our climate is so generous we can, in places, grow four crops in a year, compared to only one in most......


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ANNA SWARAJ (Food Sovereignty) 2020:

AN AGENDA FOR FREEDOM FROM  HUNGER , MALNUTRITION , DISEASE and FARMERS SUICIDES

A message for Independence Day 2015

By Dr Vandana Shiva

There is no reason why India should face  hunger and malnutrition, and why our farmers should commit suicide. India is blessed with the most fertile soils......


India is the home of oilseed diversity — coconut, groundnut, linseed, niger, mustard, rapeseed, safflower and sesame. Our food culture have evolved with our biodiversity of oilseeds. Sarson is called sarsapa and rajika in Sanskrit. Diverse varieties of sarson are grown and used in India, including Krsna Sarsapa (Banarsi Rai),......


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Navdanya means “nine seeds” (symbolizing protection of biological and cultural diversity) and also the “new gift” (for seed as commons, based on the right to save and share seeds In today’s context of biological and ecological destruction, seed savers are the true givers of seed. This gift or “dana” of Navadhanyas (nine seeds) is the ultimate gift – it is a gift of life, of heritage and continuity. Conserving seed is conserving biodiversity, conserving knowledge of the seed and its utilization, conserving culture, conserving sustainability.

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