Nothing like putting down an icy cold beer. Other than, obviously, accomplishing a greater state of being and ultimate transcendence of the Self through the practice of yoga.
But exactly what if you could do both, at the very same time?
Yes: Beer yoga is here. After being taken pleasure in by Berlin hipsters, it’s now discovered its method to Australian shoresa land where beer’s most absolutely a spiritual practice, a minimum of as much as yoga. And not in the very best method.
Germany’s BierYoga A.K.A BeerYoga expenses itself as the “marital relationship of 2 excellent lovesbeer and yoga. Both are centuries-old treatments for soul, body and mind,” inning accordance with its site .
And if you believe they’re simply being charming, reconsider.
“BeerYoga is enjoyable however it’s no joke,” creator and yogi Jhula composes. “We take the approaches of yoga and set it with the enjoyment of beer-drinking to reach your greatest level of awareness.”
But even Jhula wasn’t the very first individual to promote knowledge through yoga under the impact of alcohol. The trainer informed Ex Berliner they initially saw it done at (American culture festival/desert armageddon celebration shitshow) Burning Man.
But any place it originated from, it’s certainly now a thing, and a thing being marketed unironically Down Under.
Two unique sessions of beer satisfies asana will happen in Sydney this weekend, where trainees can find out yoga positions including “beer salutations” and stabilizing beer bottles on one’s headjust keep an eye out for bottle smashes.
The occasion page guarantees potential guests that no yoga experience is required. Simply an “open mind and a love of beer.”
And if you believe that this not does anything to suppress binge-drinking and/or lowers a unfortunately oft-perverted and genuine spiritual practice, then you can simply Namaste away.