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When I initially started maintaining a yoga journal I didn’t really have any type of specific objectives in mind. I simply intended to track my method, however I found journaling enables me to link much deeper with my practice.

Writing down information about my practice held me liable, however likewise required me to examine my method in a manner I may not have otherwise. I have a stronger recognition of my yoga exercise and also just how it has actually progressed over the years.

Keeping a journal has mental wellness advantages. It obtains your innovative juices streaming and also could offer you an outlet you may not or else have. Are you really feeling irritated with your yoga practice? Create it down. Are you feeling cheerful regarding your yoga exercise technique? Write it down. Do not keep those sensations shut in. That won’t offer anyone, especially yourself.

How to keep a yoga journal

1. Locate a blank book you take pleasure in creating in.

For me, this was the hardest component. I’m specific regarding those type of things. I took place to have an empty publication existing around that I got … oh, 7 years back, so I used that instead of heading out and buying a brand-new one.

2. Discover a pen you enjoy creating with.

I hate composing with normal ball factor pens. I such as gel pens or ink pen. Currently I’m specifically in love with the recycled pentel pen. It creates smoothly, as well as I like that it’s made from recycled water bottles.

3. Make a commitment to log your practice.

I venture out my journal and also list whenever I yoga. I do 3 warriors while waiting for the tea kettle, I compose it down. Without the commitment, you’ll stop journaling.

What to write about

Each of my journal access includes the complying with information.

  • Date and time of practice
  • Practice information: Did I most likely to a course? Did I do a house method? Did I supplement my residence technique with a yoga exercise video clip? What style of class was it? The length of time did I exercise? Who was the teacher?
  • How did I really feel prior to practice?
  • What asanas did I have difficulty with?
  • What asanas did I finally conquer?
  • What do I intend to work with following time?
  • How do I feel after practice?

I want to get creative with my journaling. My web pages are covered with yoga influenced doodles that assist tell the story of my technique greater than simply words.

If you wish to begin yoga exercise journaling, I motivate it! In order to help you out, I create a cost-free download that will certainly get you began journaling. You could publish as a number of these as you desire.

So what do you believe? Are you going to start a yoga exercise journal? Why or why not? Allow me recognize in the comments.