For most people summer vacation means activity. They try to cram many different activities – possibly even extensive travelling – into their one week off. However, individuals may want to think this summer about spending some time trying to reach a higher consciousness.
It can be very difficult to find the time during everyday life to meditate or practice yoga. There are always family responsibilities and of course more work to be done. These things not only take up time, but they also rob people of their mental vigor and vitality. Even if it is possible to find a few minutes at the end of each day to meditate, most people simply don't have the energy.
That is why people should consider taking advantage of their time off to engage in these types of consciousness raising activities. Spending portions of each day meditating for an entire week may help individuals develop habits that continue past the vacation.
Everyday life does not typically accommodate consciousness raising activities. This is why individuals need to take advantage of the opportunities that come up to make the most of their own minds.