POSTCARDS make me smile :D
They told me they’d only recently been married. I asked if it was an arranged marriage or a “love marriage.” He answered: “a love marriage.” I asked where they met, and he said: “the telephone.” He then told me that he never actually saw her before the day of their wedding.
"So when did you fall in love?" I asked.
"The third phone call," he said.
If you don’t have time to hit the yoga mat every day there are so many ways we can incorporate the practice and lifestyle in our everyday activities. Here are 7 ways to do that, that happen to be in line with the seven sutras according to Patanjali.
1.practice deep breathing when…
Swami Satchidananda, The Yoga Sutras (via quotethat)
Day 13 #Gratitude
It’s when you take time to think about all that you have that you start showing gratitude. Take time to appreciate the small things around you rather than all you do not have. I know it is harder said than done, but try to work towards that every single day. Be conscious and present in all you do.
"When my children are settled, I am going to retire and devote more time to my meditation. Every time you meditate, you get a little further from the world. You become more and more like the lotus, which grows in the water, but never touches the water."
"So what’s the benefit of withdrawing from the world?"
"Meditation is like a glass of juice. I can describe the glass of juice to you. But you’re not going to know the glass of juice until you taste it."