Memorizing the sequence of asanas is part of learning the Ashtanga practice. Committing the series to memory promotes concentration. Doing the work helps you to own your practice.
David Robson is a practitioner and teacher of Ashtanga Yoga, in the tradition of KPJAYI. He is the owner and director of the Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Toronto. David leads one of the world’s largest Mysore programs and travels extensively worldwide teaching Ashtanga yoga.