In the next series of blogs we will explore why your yoga practice is very much like a pencil. Can a pencil really inspire us? Discover five qualities of a pencil than can change your view of this simple writing instrument.
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You are capable of great things. There is a hand guiding your steps.
A pencil can do nothing until a hand picks it up, holds it, and writes with it. The pencil is a tool and the hand uses the tool to do great things. Yoga also is a tool that you can use to do great things for your body, for your mind, and for your spirit.
Having a guiding hand to help you is important on your journey. It is still the best way to start a new practice. So in the beginning of your journey, finding a teacher to help guide you can be very important. Be it that hands-on adjustment, a little verbal instruction, or exploring yoga at a deeper level, finding a teacher is useful in helping guide you on your path of greatness.
But, at the same time, always remember – you are always your own best teacher. Make sure you honor your own limits and find your own path to your journey. Listen to your own inner voice.
One thought on “Is your yoga like a pencil?”
This is a good reminder for anything you’re trying to learn, not just yoga. Thanks!