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I love Manduka's Mats! I use both the black mats that I keep at home for my Husband and I and the purple travel Mats that I keep in the car to go travel to the studios with. I have let my students borrow my purple mat sometimes when i see them struggling, slipping and sliding with their own. They buy one immediately after that. Thank you Manduka!!

-Debora Cohen
Campbell, California

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Jason Handler

Jason Handler

Santa Barbara, CA

Why Manduka?: Manduka is simply the best mat. I still use the first one I ever bought many years ago.

What does your Manduka help you #practice?: My Manduka helps me practice outdoors."

Yoga Style: Hatha

Practice with me here: Summerland Healing Arts

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Jason Handler graduated as valedictorian of Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, an elite Chinese Medical School in Southern California. Jason's teachings draw from his many years of studying Hatha Yoga, Medical Qi Gong and various forms of Internal Martial Arts. Learning all of these systems has lent a deep appreciation for honoring the true definition of the word Yoga, where all teachings become unified within the heart.

Jason has lectured at The University of Pennsylvania, UCLA, CSUN, and many other local studios. He has taught Medical Qi Gong at the esteemed Cancer Center of Santa Barbara, started a community acupuncture clinic at Yoga Soup and currently holds a private practice in Summerland, CA.