05/08/2015 03:23 EDT | Updated 05/11/2015 07:59 EDT

This Is What Happens When You're Trying Yoga For The First Time

Plenty of experts will tell you it takes 21 days to form a new habit — but when it comes to yoga, it's actually more of a lifelong commitment.

In the video above from Buzzfeed, employees at the company try out yoga for the first time in their lives, and — we were happy to see — it's not all ommmms and zen meditation for them. The people in the video have a range of physical abilities, but the one clear connector is that none of them find yoga particularly easy.

While yoga has been linked to a multitude of health benefits, it's also a challenging practice that requires a fair amount of devotion and patience, particularly for beginners.

Take a look at the video above, and tell us — was this your experience when you started yoga, or another exercise program? Or did you adore it right away?

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