Famous fashion designer Satya Paul who was known for his immense contribution to the world of fashion and clothing passed away in Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu on January 7 at Isha Yoga Center due to natural causes.

The designer was 79 years old.

Born in 1942 Paul was credited for reinventing sarees in the contemporary age.

He found out the Indian designer label, 'Satya Paul' in 1985.

The brand is very popular and known across India for its indigenous prints.

His son Puneet Nanda's Facebook post reads:

"Satya Paul 

2Feb 1942 - 6Jan 2021

Thank you to all who have sent messages... a few notes about his passing... 

He had a stroke on Dec 2 and as he was slowly recovering in the hospital, his only wish was to get all the things he was being monitored and poked with -  removed so he could fly away. We finally got clearance from doctors to take him back to Isha Yoga Center, his home since 2015. 

As per his wish, he gently passed on with blessings of the Master.

Most people are not aware, more than as a designer or entrepreneur, he has been steadfastly a seeker. In the 70’s his inner journey started with going to listen to talks with J. Krishnamurty, later he took sannyas from Osho. After Osho left in 1990, though he wasn’t seeking another Master, he discovered Sadhguru in 2007.

He immediately started enjoying the path of yoga and eventually moved here in 2015. He has been a doorway for hundreds of people towards spirituality and all the Masters he was so blessed to have been with.

He couldn’t have had a sweeter life or passage... at the feet of the Master. 

We are sad only a bit, mostly rejoicing him, his life and now his passing with such a blessing.

Those who have been with him at any point in life would recall him as one who showered his love without hesitation or any barriers. I can attest to him having lived in totality and left fulfilled in every possible way. It is the greatest testament to him as he went joyously, without fear."

Satya Paul, though best known as the designer who reinvented the saree for contemporary women, was far more a being who was devoted to seeking and spirituality. 

Sadguru also tweeted but the death of Satya Paul.

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