I think it's a very dangerous situation for the country and for the world. You see food shortages and rising food prices everywhere. It's a very difficult situation and as somebody asks in the book, "Everybody talks about city city city, but my question is who's going to feed all those city people if the farms die?"
I don't know what the solution to it is, but I think it's a major problem.
When you decided to leave New York, what made you come back to Auroville?
Auroville is home. I loved living there, and I loved growing up there.
Secondly, I think it is one of the most live-able, beautiful places in India. The green work that's been done in Auroville has been absolutely amazing.
I love the value system of the place.
I have two young children, I love the fact that they're growing up in Auroville.
In Picture: Farmers work in a field close to a new building complex near Ahmedabad. Agriculture experts have expressed concern over shrinking of farm land by nearly 0.2 million hectares in India and have suggested enacting strong legislation to stop shifting of land for non-farming purposes.
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