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Namasté - what does that even mean?

Aktualisiert: 17. März 2020

You hear it at the end of every yoga class you attend, while you sit there with hands together in prayer pose and head slightly bend forward: NAMASTÉ.

The first time you attended class (maybe even the first MANY times) you probably eccoed this greeting with a sense of confusion, nervouse and a "am I saying this right?"- look in your eyes.

NAMASTÉ - What does it even mean?

Littlerally translated Namasté means: I bow to you.

But there is a wider translation to it as well, which is just so purely, wonderfully inspiring.

As you read the following, try to take a moment to really let every sentence soak in for a moment before reading the next one: