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    Working with Your Shadow Side – Shadow Work

    Each one of us has a shadow side. Our heavier emotions such as anger, fear, jealousy, anxiety and overwhelm make up this darker part of ourselves which we often try to hide from others.

    The challenge is when we suppress these emotions they get trapped in our body and can manifest into physical and mental ailment. Emotions are just energy in motion. They are not a tangible thing as we often like to believe. They are meant to be acknowledged, processed and released from the body.

    Darker emotions are very powerful. When processed intentionally, they can be transformed into highly productive energy that can inspire change and growth.

    Many people have an aversion to working with these emotions. I can attest to not expressing my anger and frustration for many years due to my fear of confrontation. Over time, I noticed my throat constricting every time I did not voice my thoughts. I ended up experiencing challenges with my thyroid because I developed blocked energy in my throat chakra.

    If you are interested in getting to love and honor your shadow side, then please join me for the Fall Women’s Weekend Wellness Retreat September 29th-October 1st, 2023 in Wimberley, Texas. We will be working with our darker emotions and using powerful tools to transform them into productive energy to propel us along our journey. Click the link the link to save your space TODAY!

    Need a little assistance in working with your dark emotions? Scroll down and come join me for this week’s yin yoga class, Yoga for Working with Your Shadow Side and get inspired!

    Author – Kim Goyette

    This week’s 22 minute Yin yoga class, Yoga for Working with Your Shadow Side, is all about acknowledging emotions that feel heavy, transforming them into productive energy and releasing anything that no longer serves you. Through Yin yoga postures such as sleeping swan, we will focus on opening the hips where emotions are stored to honor our shadow self and let go of dark energy. Yoga with Meditation Mutha is for everyBODY. Please join me in this opportunity to mutate the incredible power of anger, anxiety, fear and overwhelm into useful forms that enlighten your life. Enjoy!

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