You have to give it all up,” my new teacher reiterates many times during a story he tells me about waking up.
Labels. Limitations. Attachments. Expectations. Fears. Doubts. Judgments. Desires.
They are all obstacles to enlightenment. They are all obstacles to freedom.
I do not resist his word because I know that it is true. Not because he says so. But because I Know so.
The path to enlightenment is a trap.
Nick Palladino-King teaches students and clients how to reduce stress, to increase happiness and to elevate health through yoga, wellness coaching and strength training.