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Independence movement led by Mahatma Gandhi

Gandhi exhorted Indians to acquire a spinning wheel and to spin and weave their own clothes and fabrics, according to tra­di­tional tech­niques. This ini­ti­ative, known as khadi, is part of the inde­pendence movement led by Gandhi. It provided addi­tional work to people in rural areas who lived primarily off agriculture.

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