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NEW DELHI,

Today’s lifestyle and eating habits are not adapted to nature, and Jain tradition teaches us to adopt a balanced and environmentally friendly way of life, President Ramnath Kovind said on Tuesday. “Adopting a lifestyle based on the daily movement of the Sun is an easy way to stay healthy. This is a lesson we take from the ideal lifestyle of Jain saints,” the president said after laying the foundation stone of the Bhagwan Mahavir Super Specialty Hospital in Delhi on Tuesday. “Today’s lifestyle and eating habits are not adapted to nature. We know that the Jain saints and their disciplined followers eat their food only between sunrise and sunset. Adopting the lifestyle according to the daily movement of the Sun is an easy way to stay healthy. This is the lesson we take from the ideal lifestyle of the Jain saints,” he said. Kovind warned people that COVID-19 was not completely over yet and asked them to be vigilant and follow all government guidelines. He said that during the coronavirus pandemic masks have been used as an effective means of protection against the virus. Speaking about the importance of face masks, the President said: “We know that the introduction of surgical masks in modern history dates back to the year 1897, when surgeons began to use masks to protect against bacteria. during operations. But Jain saints understood the importance of masks centuries ago.