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India’s Bishnoi community: The original eco-warriors • FRANCE 24 English

The Bishnois are India's original eco-warriors, believing in the sanctity of all life, shunning meat and avoiding the felling of living trees. Spread mostly in hamlets across Rajasthan, the community draw inspiration from Amrita Devi, a Bishnoi woman killed in 1730 while trying to protect the khejari trees. #India #Bishnoi #ecology 🔔 Subscribe to France 24 now: 🔴 LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Discover the news in pictures on Instagram:


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