Veterans’ Remembrance Day in Body, Mind & Heart.

Via on Nov 11, 2010

Lest we forget

Red poppies on black suits.

November 11th, Remembrance Day (Veterans Day).

A day to honour all who serve, who have served and who have given the ultimate sacrifice in maintaining freedom and peace.

In remembering I rediscover and recognize heroes: the everyday soldiers who put their lives on the line.

Today at 11:00 am, I will take a moment to hug into my core the courage, the sacrifice, the pride. My legs will remain strong in support. My mind will recall valiant ancestors and fallen friends. My heart will be open in gratitude. I will remember and I will love.

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About Donna Freeman

Teacher, author and expert on yoga for kids and teens, Donna Freeman firmly believes that yoga can be done anywhere, by anyone, at anytime. She grew up in British Columbia, Canada but was introduced to yoga while living in Cape Town, South Africa during her nomad years. She is currently learning acroyoga with her kids and enjoys practicing tadasana while pumping gas or washing dishes. Bob Weisenberg describes her book Once Upon a Pose: A Guide to Yoga Adventure Stories for Children as indispensible. For more about yoga for kids and teens visit her website yogainmyschool.com or the Yogainmyschool.com facebook page

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2 Responses to “Veterans’ Remembrance Day in Body, Mind & Heart.”

  1. Carl says:

    Thank you,
    I am currently serving in the middle east proudly! I ask all of you to remember those that have given the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

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