Do you love Ashtanga?
Do you dislike Ashtanga?
You can only answer this question if you’ve tried it.
Like with anything, you’ll discover if you like it or dislike it only after you have tried it.
Did your mom or dad ever say to you about broccoli or Brussel sprouts or anything like that — “Just eat one bite, then you’ll know if you like it or not.” I bet they did! Or if you’re a parent, do you say this to your kids?
I’m offering a nine-week Ashtanga class at SunMoon Yoga Studios Jan. 17-March 14. I’m asking Ashtanga newbies to give it a try for the nine weeks. I don’t expect that at the end of the session, everyone will be an Ashtanga devotee. I fully expect some people will say, “This is not for me.” I love Ashtanga, but I don’t expect everyone else will love it, too. It’s challenging and structured and routine. That doesn’t appeal to everyone.
But all I ask is that if you’re curious, give it a try.
That goes for anything in this new year. What is your intuition telling you to do? Just try something new. You don’t have to commit to it — just try it.
What are you curious about?