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I find myself congratulating practitioners on their new Manduka mats like they've just birthed a baby. I just want to hold it and look at it for awhile. Meanwhile, my grandpa Manduka Pro doesn't get the looks he used to, but he is ever faithful and ready to roll out to any occasion.

-Cypresse Emery
Albuquerque, NM

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Chong Sy

Chong Sy

Bandar Seri Begawan , Brunei

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Why Manduka?: Manduka completes my studio's tagline-" Breath is life. Life is Yoga”

What does your Manduka help you #practice?: My Manduka helps me practice solidity and stability.

Yoga Style: Hatha, Vinyasa

Practice with me here: OMPlace

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Chong Sy, is an ex-interior designer & children's art teacher. He started yoga in 1998 to help ease his physical health issues. Yoga worked like magic, and he decided to make a career change. He started to teach yoga on a freelance basis after completing both yoga teacher and yoga therapy training with Yoga Vidya Gurukul, in Nasik, India ( Now he is dedicated full time to yoga teaching at his own yoga studio – OMPlace Studio, which opened in 2009. He also teaches classes at the Empire Hotel & Country Club, the Jerudong Park Medical Center, and private classes in Brunei, Darussalam. In addition, Chong is certified in Sound Healing Therapy(Tibetan singing bowls), Yoga Therapy and Sport Injury Massage.