“Educating the mind without educating the hearts is no education at all.” Aristotle.
Whenever we hear the word, ‘yoga’ chances are that the image of people twisting their body ‘magically’ comes in front of our eyes. However, Yoga is not restricted to different body postures or asanas; it has more inside it. So how well do you know about Yoga? On this World Heart Day, where we connect our hearts to connect with your heart, let us unravel the importance of introducing Yoga for kids, especially in schools. And how it can help them to keep themselves healthy and fit.
The search for new and improved methods of education has continued for ages. With the emergence of virtual education, mental growth and fitness has been affected. So in this situation, mediation and Yoga can bring a ray of hope into the lives of children.
Yoga promotes physical strength because children learn to use all of their muscles in new ways. Whether a standing pose or sitting, each can stimulate various muscle groups while helping a child become aware of his body and how it efficiently functions.
Balance is a critical element of Yoga, and Yoga refines the balance and coordination between the mind and body. Different asanas to balance are done to promote mental and physical poise.
Yoga further develops focus and concentration. Practicing poses encourages children to develop more focus and concentrate on a particular object. As a result of this single focus, Yoga helps children focus and concentrate in school and get better grades.
Yoga helps instill confidence and bring learning to children on an experiential level. Yoga teaches children to persevere, be patient, and work towards their goals. Additionally, Yoga also provides several ways to practice compassion and mindfulness,
Yoga helps children achieve a sound mind in a good body by exercising the physical body and calming the stressed mind.
Our children live in a world of busy parents and academic pressure. We usually don't think of the impact that our kids may have to suffer. Yoga can help counter these sorts of mental pressure. When children learn techniques for self-health, relaxation, and inner fulfillment, they can easily manage the stress.#yogaforkids #kidshealth #fitness