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The Little Yoga Mat supports and embraces the yoga kula (community), especially the children's kula!

Below are some of our favorite instructors, yoga studios and books.

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West Coast Kula and beyond...



Kids with Yoga Mats on their Head
  • I am Yoga I AM YOGA by Susan Verde (Author), Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
    "An eagle soaring among the clouds or a star twinkling in the night sky . . . a camel in the desert or a boat sailing across the sea—yoga has the power of transformation..."

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  • Anh's Anger Anh's Anger by Gail Silver (Author), Christiane Krömer (Illustrator)
    "Children experience anger on a regular basis, but lack the coping skills to guide them through these difficult moments. In Anh's Anger, five-year-old Anh becomes enraged when his grandfather interrupts playtime with a summons to the dinner table."

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  • Anna and her Rainbow-Colored Yoga Mats Anna and her Rainbow-Colored Yoga Mats by Giselle Shardlow (Author), Paul Wrangles (Illustrator)
    "Anna finds happiness practicing yoga at recess. She imagines traveling the world and exploring new places. Will her new classmates accept her and join the fun?"

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  • Little Gurus Little Gurus by Olaf Hajek
    "This book is a creative and playful introduction to the world of yoga for children and adults alike. The whimsical illustrations depict many traditional yoga poses and take the reader on a journey of discovery."

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  • Kid Moves Kid Moves by Michelle Wing and Jennifer Cue
    "Kid Moves is a brand designed to introduce movement to children in a fun, easy and engaging way."

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  • Born Yogis Born Yogis by Susie Arnett and Doug Kim
    "Babies are born yogis and yoginis. At every stage of development, they naturally curl and bend into a variety of asanas that would make a master yogi green with envy..."

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  • Twist: Yoga Poems Twist: Yoga Poems by Janet S. Wong
    "Children have been doing yoga for centuries in India and, indeed, the art in this book took its inspiration from the world of ancient Indian miniature paintings..."

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  • My Daddy is a Pretzel My Daddy is a Pretzel by Baron Baptiste
    "My Daddy is a Pretzel: Yoga for Parents and Kids is a clever, colorful and educational introduction to yoga for adults and children from all walks of life."

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  • Baby Om Baby Om by Laura Staton and Sarah Perron
    "In Baby Om, authors Laura Staton and Sarah Perron answer the new mother's need for a calming and rigorous way to align and strengthen her body while having fun with her baby..."

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  • Sleepy Little Yoga Sleepy Little Yoga by Rebecca Whitford and Martina Selway
    "Here is a soothing sequence of nine simple yoga poses perfect for helping young children to wind down before nap or bedtime"

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  • Little Yoga Little Yoga by Rebecca Whitford and Martina Selway
    "Here is a playful introduction to nine simple yoga exercises for young children.."

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  • My First Yoga My First Yoga by Abbie Davies
    "This book uses child friendly vocabulary and vibrant illustrations to lead readers through a series of easy to follow yoga poses."

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  • The ABCs of Yoga for Kids The ABCs of Yoga for Kids by Teresa Anne Power
    "Helps children unleash their imagination while doing yoga. The ABCs of Yoga for Kids will delight and bring joy to the early yoga practitioner."

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  • book8.jpg Little Lotus Kids Yoga Cards

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