Journey

How do you parent a young child

5 Talks

This journey of 6 videos from Sadhguru is a must watch for all parents, especially young parents. In this journey, you will take simple, yet deeply impactful steps towards conscious parenting- Why it is important to spend dedicated time with your child, how you should be with them, how to make them look up to you, how you should influence their career choices. You will also get insights into a very common dilemma for working parents, if both parents are working - will the child be lonely?


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How do you parent a young child

4 min

Parenting tip – Spend dedicated time with your children

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Those who decide to have children must have dedicated time for the child. Not fitting in here, one ten minutes here, ten minutes there. You must have full fledged dedicated time because it is about making the next generation better than who we are.

3 min

How to be with your child?

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Especially, in a society like this, where the moment the child steps out, you don’t know what influences are going to catch him up. The most important thing is this, that parents should get off their pedestal, and start treating them as equals.

3 min

How to make my child look up to me?

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A child, in many ways, is an impression of all the adults who impact his life. Particularly the parents, teachers, and others. If you want your children to be of a certain quality, the foremost thing that you need to pay attention to is, are you exuding that quality?

2 min

Don’t prepare your child for something

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Let your children do something that you could not dream of. If you have achieved a certain level of success, you have taken care of bread for your children - so let them live to create something, that is wonderful for himself, and for everybody else.

3 min

Treat your children as equals

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If you are a parent – the important thing is, please don’t stand on a big pedestal. The only qualification you have is, that you just came here a few years early. This doesn’t qualify you to advise about everything in the universe, it doesn’t.