Yogis: Don’t Forget To Practice AHIMSA (Nonviolence) With Yourself Too

Jasmine Clemente
Jun 29 · 7 min read
Photography by Jon Flobrant on Unsplash
Image from Jon Flobrant by Unsplash

I’m an imperfect Yogi because I’m an imperfect person, which is why I return to the study of The 8 Limbs of Yoga as much as I can to reevaluate myself. It’s sort of like a “check-in” to see where I need self-improvement.

The very first limb is The Yamas, and underneath that umbrella are 5 distinct virtues to embody; the first being Ahimsa