Karma Yoga Selfless Service Ideas

Kindness Matters...

Here are some ideas to get your Karma Yoga Adventures started!!!  You could:

Pull weeds for your neighbor.
Bake for your children’s teachers.

Write someone a card just to tell them that they are loved.

Check in on someone who looks lonely

Write a positive Yelp review about a local business you like.

Stop and buy a drink from a kid’s lemonade stand.

Help someone get your parking space in a crowded parking lot when you’re leaving.

Babysit for couples or single parents who don’t get out much so they can have some alone time.

Be a courteous driver.  Let people merge in front of you.

Hug a friend.  Let them know how important they are.

Send someone a text message just to say that you are thinking of them

If you have a good book you’ve read that’s just sitting around on a book shelf, give it away to a friend.

Clean up litter in a park or open space nearby.

If you see a couple taking a self-pic, offer to take the picture for them.

Ride the bus or the train? Pay for the ride for the person behind you.
On a rainy day, buy a few umbrellas and pass them out to those who are without one.
Get a bunch of people who all travel for work and stay at lots of hotels to donate the free soap, shampoo and conditioner towards a group that would benefit
Do chores at home to help family members.
Clean out all your old clothes and donate them to someone in need.  Your old is someone else’s new.
Replace what you’ve used.  For example, fill up the copier or printer with paper after you’re done using it or start a fresh batch of coffee.
 Give words of encouragement to someone about their dreams, no matter how big or small they are.

Listen to someone’s pain and help them find a path through it.

Donate to an animal shelter.  Call and ask what is needed.

Compliment someone who deserves it.

Take the time to teach someone a skill you know.