Why is Empathy important in a relationship?

Why is Empathy important in a relationship?
Parul Srivastava

Empathy important in a relationship: Here is why you need to stay empathetic towards your partner

No matter how wonderful how sex life is going on, but if you aren’t empathetic towards each other then your relationship needs more efforts. Empathy is one of the most important abilities to understand someone. It helps us to connect better with our partner. So why is Empathy important in a relationship, read more to know its essence.

It is common to disagree with other on some issues, but it is very vital to practice empathy, if you want to foster long lasting relationships with those around you.

Why is Empathy important in a relationship?

Empathy is important to understand your partner better

One needs to understand the difference between Empathy and Sympathy because they aren’t same. When you empathize with someone, you connect with them and can feel that what exactly feeling. But when you sympathize with someone you feel sorry for someone else’s misfortune.

Here is why it is important to practice Empathy?

  • It helps us to work on our flaws: When you empathize with your partner, you can figure out your flaws easily as you can easily see when they get upset with you
  • Empathy is the best teacher of patients: Undoubtedly, it teaches patients to both sides. Instead of losing temper and yelling on your partner, you can choose to react calmly by looking things from the point of view of your partner
  • Why is Empathy important in a relationship?

    Even a passionate relationship also requires compassion

  • Attention towards your partner increases: When you learn to empathize with each other, you will be able to shower right amount love and attention at your partner. Thus, making your bond stronger
  • You will become a compassionate person: Seeing the world from someone’s eyes definitely makes you a more compassionate person . Because ‘A Passionate Love Story also needs Compassion.’ When you will understand their situation, you will make world a better place for yourself and your partner
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Parul Srivastava

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