The founder of the acclaimed Indian fashion clothing brand, Satya Paul passed away on January 7. The designer breathed his last in Coimbatore in the Isha Yoga Centre.
Isha Yoga Centre’s founder Sadhguru took to Twitter to share the news. He posted a picture of the designer and wrote about what an exemplary human being Satya Paul was and what a great honour it was to have him at the foundation. Sadhguru also mentioned about his eminent contribution to the Indian fashion industry.
The tweet read, “#SatyaPaul, a shining example of what it means to live with immeasurable passion and unrelenting involvement. The distinct vision you brought to the Indian #fashion industry is a beautiful tribute to this. A privilege to have had you amongst us. Condolences & Blessings. -Sg (sic).”
According to a report by Times of India, Satya Paul had suffered a stroke in December and was recovering in a hospital. Soon after that, he was shifted back to the yoga centre where he was residing since 2015.
The official Instagram account of Satya Paul also honoured the designer and shared various portraits of him. The text in the images read, “Celebrating the beautiful and inspiring journey of our founder Mr Satya Paul 1942-2021 (sic).”