The Sacred Pause: Guidance to Finding Inner Peace
Updated: Feb 12
Our lives can often be hectic and filled with constant stimuli, leaving us feeling drained and stressed. This is why taking a moment to pause and reflect can be such a transformative experience. The sacred pause is simply a way to connect with your inner self and find peace in the present moment.
This practice of self-care can be as simple as taking a deep breath, releasing tension in your body, and closing your eyes. You can focus on your breathing and imagine a peaceful place where you can unwind. Mindfulness meditation is another way to practice the sacred pause, where you fully immerse yourself in the moment without judgment.
Incorporating the sacred pause into your daily routine can bring about numerous benefits for your well-being. It can help reduce stress and anxiety, improve focus and clarity, and enhance your overall mood. Taking time for the sacred pause can also offer a new perspective and approach to life's challenges with a sense of calm.
The next time you feel overwhelmed, I invite you to try taking a moment for the sacred pause. Find a quiet space where you can be alone, take a few deep breaths, and let go of any stress. Release your shoulders, unclench your jaw, allow your belly to be soft, feel your forehead and crown relax and the tongue drop from the roof of your mouth. Stay here for a few breathes. When you open your eyes, feel the rejuvenation and find your Self ready to experience the moment.
Practicing the sacred pause can be a simple yet powerful tool to help you find inner peace and balance in the midst of life's busyness. Make it a part of your daily routine and discover the positive impact it can have on your mental and emotional well-being.