t was here that Gandhi learned to weave and develop his related philosophy of satyagraha based on the principles of truth, non-violence, and self sacrifice. “The spinning of wheel is for India’s starving millions the symbol of salvation,” Gandhi’s words were posted on the wall: "Not on the clatter of arms but on the Reintroduction of the spinning wheels depends the economic and moral Regeneration of India.... It is not enough that one wears Khadi if he surrounds himself with VIDESHI ... Khadi has been conceived as the foundation of and the image of AHIMSA ... A real khadi wearer will not utter untruth, will harbour no violence, no deceit, no impurity."

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