River quotes by Sadhguru

river Quotes : Nature, ecology, water crisis QuoteEngineering solutions can be employed for emergency measures but there is no better science or technology than Nature itself. How the river and all lives in and around it work like a mechanism is a phenomenal technology.

Nature Ecology Water crisis

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river Quotes : Life, Nature QuoteWater is not a commodity; it is life-making material. Being reverential to what makes our lives, is very natural

Life Nature

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river Quotes : Poetry QuoteThe boat in touch with the sacred river, but the boatman chooses to float over. The sacred neither glides nor drowns

Poetry

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river Quotes : Humor QuoteWe do not have to go and clean the rivers; if we stop polluting them, they will clean themselves in one flood season

Humor

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river Quotes :  QuotePolluting the rivers, our national treasure, is one of the most destructive acts one can commit.

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river Quotes : Life QuoteThe forests, rivers, and mountains are a life much larger than us, in many ways the source and sustenance of our lives. A bit of caution in all we do is needed to keep them intact

Life

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river Quotes :  QuoteFor millennia, these rivers have embraced and nurtured us like our mothers. It is time we embrace and nurture them now

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river Quotes : india, planet, ecology QuoteThe only sustainable way to hold water on the land in a tropical country is by putting enough vegetation on the land. If the soil is rich with organic matter from plant & animal waste, it will recharge ground and river water

India Planet Ecology

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river Quotes : india, world, water crisis, cauvery calling QuoteCauvery Calling is not about some river in South India. Everyone who consumes water must join this movement to demonstrate to the tropical world that our soil & rivers can be revitalized by taking appropriate & timely action

India World Water crisis Cauvery calling

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river Quotes :  QuoteAfforestation on riparian lands will not only help mitigate climate change but will revitalize rivers & boost farmers' income

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river Quotes : water crisis, cauvery calling QuoteIn two generations, Cauvery has depleted to a point that a perennial river has become seasonal, a river that nurtured Tamil Nadu for millenia. Cauvery is Calling.

Water crisis Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : india, water crisis QuoteIf we do not revitalize Cauvery in our lifetime then, as a generation of people, we have failed because we will leave a barren soil and water-less land for the future generations.

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Water Crisis + River quotes

Water Crisis Quotes
river Quotes : water crisis QuoteRivers have always nurtured our lives & have been the basis of our civilization. It's unfortunate that today we are talking about saving our rivers. The only way to revitalize our rivers is to increase green cover.

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river Quotes : water crisis, cauvery calling QuoteFor the Cauvery to remain true to her name and continue to flow in abundance, we must take action to revitalize her.

Water crisis Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteThe entire work we are proposing for revitalization of rivers is to augment the source of the river.

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteThe drying of our rivers is a consequence of the way human beings are living

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteIf enough river water does not flow into the ocean, marine or salt water ingress will happen into the land upto 100-130 km. This means India can lose one-third of its geography to marine ingress. Salt water will render the land incapable of any agriculture.

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteRevitalization of our rivers is not the work of a particular person or organisation; it's a generational work

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteRevitalizing rivers, lakes and ponds is not for knee jerk actions during summer crisis but a long term commitment. Let us understand this is Generational work

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteKrishna Basin that originates from the deep crevasses of the Western Ghats is house of one of the nation's richest & diverse life forms. In our struggle for survival, may we never lose this immense treasure.

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteThe Krishna river that got its name from the illustrious ruler Krishnadevaraya was a hub of rich culture and civilization. To see the mighty Krishna in its present condition is heart-wrenching.

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteLongest west-flowing river of Indian peninsula & lifeline of Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, Narmada, is part of India's glorious history. Now is the time to act to revitalize Narmada

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteLiberalizing community forestry, public-private participation in afforestation & plantation in catchment areas are essential for revitalization of our forests, rivers & rural economy

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteBringing back tree cover on riverbanks is the only long-term way to revitalize rivers

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river Quotes : water crisis QuoteOur rivers are our lifelines. Their crisis confronts us with a collective deadline.

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India Quotes
river Quotes : india, water crisis QuoteOne of the key focus areas of "Cauvery Calling" is to bring a significant portion of agricultural land under micro-irrigation which will dramatically reduce fresh water consumption. A vital step needed for the nation

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river Quotes : india, water crisis QuoteRiver interlinking is based on this dangerous idea that freshwater flowing into the ocean is a waste. If river water doesn’t reach the ocean, marine water will percolate inland, making 1/3 of India uncultivable

India Water crisis

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river Quotes : india, water crisis QuoteRiver interlinking must be evaluated on the basis of scientific, environmental merit and long-term sustainability, not on the basis of emotions & immediate needs

India Water crisis

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river Quotes : india, water crisis QuoteRiver Narmada has been an integral part of the glorious spiritual tradition of Bharat. If we are oblivious to her plight today, then we are declaring that we don’t care about our rich heritage & future of our children.

India Water crisis

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river Quotes : india, water crisis QuoteNarmada, the bedrock of central India's spiritual ethos, is one of the most severely depleted rivers of the nation. Time to restore her to full glory for future generations.

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river Quotes : india, cauvery calling QuoteThe vast Kaveri basin that spreads over three states and a union territory is a major lifeline for Southern India. Today Kaveri is choked, suffocated and barely surviving in most parts. Revitalisation of Kaveri is critical

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river Quotes : india, water crisis QuoteWater levels in India's major river basins reaching a new low of the decade is a silent disaster in the making. A grave threat to agriculture, livestock & well-being of future generations. Their revitalization must become top priority

India Water crisis

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river Quotes : india QuoteHeartening to see the Ganga River Dolphin, India's National Aquatic Animal, is recovering. It's time we stop seeing our rivers as resources to exploit. They are the source of life, not just for us, but for variety of life forms

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river Quotes : solution, water crisis QuoteWhen there is absolute scarcity, nobody can do a miracle. What is needed is not a miracle. We need a long-term, sustainable solution to revitalize our rivers and groundwater

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteGroundwater in the very heartland of Karnataka's Cauvery basin is drying up at an alarming rate. This sorry state of this mighty river was unimaginable just a decade ago. Cauvery basin needs urgent revitalization. Cauvery is calling

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes :  QuoteRally For Rivers as People's Movement has moved from an awareness campaign to policymaking and now on-the-ground action. This Movement to restore the Rivers of Bharat has received exemplary support from all walks of life and across the world

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river Quotes :  QuoteRivers have birthed & cradled Civilizations for millennia. But a river is not an endless source of Water. Our purely utilitarian approach to Rivers must change. Increasing tree cover in river basins is the only way to keep Rivers clean & perennially flowing

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river Quotes :  QuoteOur rivers and soil are being depleted at a dramatic pace. In the near future, we will not be able to feed our population and quench their thirst. The simplest and most effective solution is to increase the tree cover, and in turn enrich the soil and replenish water bodies.

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river Quotes : nation QuoteFarmers are the most important stakeholders in making river revitalization a reality & thereby in making of the nation.

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river Quotes :  QuoteReforming FPOs, implementing large-scale micro-irrigation projects, creating model villages & detailed project reports in river basins of 6 states are the key objectives of "Rally for Rivers"

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river Quotes : ecology QuoteEcology knows no boundaries. Regional cooperation & a common, implementable policy are must for revitalization of rivers in the world

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteThere is widespread misconception that a particular valley in the hills is catchment for the river. In tropical lands every inch of land is catchment. "Cauvery Calling" - an attempt to bring back vegetation on land to enhance our soil, water & agriculture

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes :  QuoteRivers are the lifelines of every nation. If we nurture love & care for our rivers, then the appropriate action to preserve them will naturally come by

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river Quotes : indian culture QuoteIn this culture, we did not see rivers as just water bodies. We see them as life-giving gods or goddesses

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river Quotes :  QuoteWe are not separate from the world we live in. What we do to our rivers and forests we do to ourselves.

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river Quotes : ecology QuoteIf we do not act decisively, perennial rivers will turn seasonal, and several will vanish altogether.

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river Quotes : ecology QuoteIt's time to take an integrated approach towards ecology & economy for well-being of every stakeholder associated with our rivers

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river Quotes : ecology, water crisis QuoteThe only way to reverse this alarming situation is by restoring vegetation that we have lost in the process of development without an ecological plan in the last 70 years

Ecology Water crisis

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river Quotes : responsibility, cauvery calling QuoteForever Cauvery has embraced & nourished us. A time has come when we have to embrace & nourish Cauvery.

Responsibility Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteTrees are the greatest, most effective & most reliable technologies that can revitalize our soil & rivers. Cauvery needs 242 crore trees to return to her original glory. Time to act

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteCauvery river that flowed through pristine forests for millennia is turning brown because she is carrying a large amount of sediment since water is flowing at surface due to lack of sufficient vegetation in the basin

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteProtection & revitalization of our soil, rivers & agriculture is as important as protecting the borders of the nation

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteWe should hand over Cauvery to the next generation the way our elders handed it over to us

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : Life QuoteWe never saw rivers as just water bodies and geographical happenings. We always saw them as life-making fundamentals because two thirds of our body itself is water.

Life

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteCauvery has been the source of wellbeing, prosperity & the very source of life for these lands. A forest-fed perennial river is fast becoming a seasonal stream as 87% of tree cover has been removed in 50 years. Cauvery is calling, do you have a heart to hear?

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : cauvery calling QuoteShifting to tree-based agriculture not only replenishes the soil and river, it can also increase a farmer’s income by 3 to 8 times in 5 to 7 years.

Cauvery calling

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river Quotes : food, water crisis, cauvery calling QuoteWe are working towards bringing at least one-third of Cauvery River Basin under Agroforestry & set an example for tropical world that Agroforestry can not only enhance farmers' income & ensure food security but also revitalize our soil & water resources

Food Water crisis Cauvery calling

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