A major percentage of Indian population is farmers, who grow vegetables in their own countryside, so it is very much possible. However, these are the people most affected by rapid industrialization and global warming. There are lot of farmer suicides taking place in India due to this. But this way of living is definitely not extinct yet! You can check this video (http://www.satyamevjayate.in/watch-the-e
However, you are right when you say that India is getting industrialized. This has affected our way of living. There is a huge contrast in today's India and the Indian way of living and Mr. Satish himself is not well known in India.
That said, this is neither a book nor a philosophy that can/is supposed to bring over night change. As the title suggests, it is simply a compass. A compass without a boat and favorable weather is obviously useless.
Let's hope that Nature can last the torture that we are carrying out and that the human mind can survive.