Satya (truthfulness)

The second of the Yamas is Satya, or truthfulness.

Right communication through speech, writing, gesture and actions.

Yes, this means telling the truth, but sometimes the truth can cause hurt which goes against Ahimsa, and Ahimsa always comes first. So, try to be truthful and honest where you can, with your words and actions, but don’t hurt people while you do it.

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