Category Archives: Mysore

On the Road: Week 4

Part XVI: Moah, UT – Arches National Park After I posted my last post, my aunt took me along to the lake with my cousin and two of his friends so they could practice driving the boat trailer there and … Continue reading

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On the Road: Week 3

Part XII: San Antonio, TX – Surprise Friend The ride from Austin to San Antonio was even shorter, just an hour and half – hardly a road trip worthy drive. But, San Antonio was a wonderful stop! First off, San … Continue reading

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After Mysore

Well, my three months of Ashtanga practice with Saraswathi in Mysore are now totally done – I’m in Brisbane, Australia! Our last four days of practice ended with two Led Primary classes and two Mysore practices. I felt pretty darn … Continue reading

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Ten weeks in Mysore

Another good week in Mysore! I feel very rested because we had a moon day this week, on Tuesday. Two days off in a week just seems like a lot now, although, it is really beneficial and important. Five days … Continue reading

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Eight Weeks in Mysore

Wow, February has just FLOWN by. Felt so much faster than January. Thank goodness we get an extra day in it this year! This week began with a full moon moonday on Monday. It was a nice extra day off. … Continue reading

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Seven Weeks in Mysore

Another week down and I feel like I was just here writing. Time is just flying by! It’s weird. Ooh, steps forward in asana practice! Added Supta Hasta Padangusthasana early in the week and then later in the week Saraswathi … Continue reading

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Six Weeks in Mysore

Wow, six weeks? Its hard to tell how long it feels like… Doing, give or take, the same thing every day every week makes time fly, or at least make it pass in a strange fashion where as it feels … Continue reading

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5 Weeks in Mysore

Two big changes this week, neither of which include adding poses… I got a new practice time – 4:30a! Which means that I’m up at 3a and at the shala by 4a. I’m there for the opening chant with Saraswathi, … Continue reading

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Three Weeks in Mysore

I did get to add Garbha Pindasana and Kukkutasana this week to my practice, so I’m hoping for the Konasanas this week (fingers crossed). Baddha konasana (bound angle pose – you would probably recognize it as the butterfly stretch), Upvistha … Continue reading

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One Week in Mysore

Where to begin is the hard part, right? I mean, its about as hard as figuring the middle and the end. The practice, the food, the people, the sights, sounds, smells… all if it deserves time. Let’s start with the … Continue reading

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