When you’re being kind, considerate, compassionate and giving of yourself, your soul will rejoice. You’ve reached the highest level of self-love in this state of serving others. And even though it is good karma to be kind to others, sometimes we forget to include ourselves in the mix. Being kind to yourself is NOT selfish – in fact, it’s entirely selfless because when you feel good, you are more inclined to help others feel good as well. When I’m teaching yoga, I often reflect on this quote from Buddha: If your practice of compassion doesn’t include yourself, then it is incomplete.
Find ways to do small and large things to appreciate those kind and generous souls that not only add abundance to their lives, but your life as well. By practicing conscious acts of kindness and giving, you can spread the love while also adding positivity to your life. Continue reading