What drives me:
Wholeness is my driver. I know this stuff works. I know yoga works on all levels — physical, mental, emotional, energetic and spiritual. I know it to be non-manipulative and non-harming. I know it be accepting and inclusive in all ways. I know it to be all loving. I know it to be WAY more than the silly little high speed videos I post of myself doing postures on Facebook. The asanas (postures if you will) are the gateways. That’s it. They are nothing but the way in. The way into Wholeness — the place from which everything comes, to which everything returns and in which everything exists here and now.
What I bring:
I am committed to provide, for you who seek it, a step by step way to get from where you are to where you long to be. Part of this, magically, is bringing forth the realization that all that you have been taught about you limitations, your less-than-isms, and your lack? ALL. NOT. TRUE. In all I do, I will offer you to both see and experience a path with an end in sight. Enough of this “becoming disease.” The path is the way. The path itself is the means. The means to an end — Your end. Your Way. You are the Way. Your life is the way. You get it? The most incredible path you seek to walk is already before you — it is your life. YOUR Life.
My parting message: Go for what matters and for what lasts… Darn it if we aren’t attracted to the pretty shiny stuff! There’s a lot of sparkly stuff out there making big claims and lots of promises. Arm balances, inversions, yoga soirees, and collaborations with the greatest organic new-something-or-other on the planet and your favorite yoga teacher. Truth is, these things are only going to take you so far. Cuz’ at the end of the ride, its just you, Babe. Just. You.
So you’re the one you want to get to know….. the deep-in-your-bones-kind-of get to know.
This was originally published on Britt’s website. The feature image is from her website as well.
Britt Steele is a thought leader, love preacher and yoga teacher dedicated to bringing students the age-old teaching of yoga through a modern and inclusive lens. She is the author of Pilgrim: Live Your Yoga Every Single Day and lives with her husband at Deva Daaru YogaFarm where she hosts retreats and trainings. Learn more at her website.
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