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Does living in harmony with nature make you grow as a person?

When I lived in UK I met many creative people interested in self improvement, spirituality and natural living. They were people from the cities, either London or cities abroad.

When I moved to India, I witnessed some breath-taking locations untouched by the Westernization bug. However in those locations people were all about blindly following religion and culture, without much independent thought.

Even to this day I wonder why generally people who are most in touch with nature are least interested in spiritual and mental growth.

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    Aug 2 2013: "When I moved to India, I witnessed some breath-taking locations untouched by the Westernization bug. However in those locations people were the least developed mentally and spiritually I've ever come across. They were all about blindly following religion and culture, without any independent thought. "

    How long are you living in India, if I may ask, please?
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      Aug 3 2013: 2 years.
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        Aug 4 2013: Thank you for replying :)
        Don't you think that's a rather short time to make a sweeping observation in the above quote? I want to assure you that I am not advocating for the spiritual and metal development of the people of a given country, just suggesting. After living in India for half a century, I don't feel confident to come up with a judgment like that.
        But I respect your right of free expression.
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          Aug 17 2013: Perhaps this is just a melancholic reaction of the colonialist blueprint, and you could soon be re-invaded be England!

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