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  • Laughter Yoga Helps To De-stress School Children In Cornwall
    A Laughter Yoga workshop was recently organized by laughter professional Katie White in Marazion, a town in Cornwall, England, to de-stress Marazion school children who were getting ready for their SAT tests. There was lot of pressure not only on the children, but also on the teachers and parents, and they all needed to lighten up and feel confident. Laughter Yoga exercises not only teaches children how to combat st...
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  • I was a happy man, then one day I came across LY
    Danny Singh Certified LY Teacher Italy: Here is a short video of Danny Singh (Laughter yoga teacher and Vice-President of LY National Association Italy and author of the book, "I was a happy man, then one day I came across LY") giving a 2-day workshop to primary school teachers in Rijeka, Croatia. He has been using LY as an instrument to teach English since 2005, after which he became a LY leader, trained by Laura T...
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  • Laughter Yoga In Corby, England

    Monday, 25 April 2016 16:32:17
    Laughter Yoga In Corby, England
    Laughter Yoga is fast catching on in Corby, a town located in the county of Northamptonshire, England. Laughter teacher Claire Beecroft says laughter is the key to contentment, and is bringing her own brand of Laughter Yoga to Corby. She is sure that the town needs a good giggle because laughter is healthy and having a good belly laugh fills the body with endorphins which act as natural anti-inflammatories and reduc...
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  • Laughter Yoga Brings People Together

    Monday, 18 April 2016 17:16:26
    Laughter Yoga Brings People Together
    A wave of Laughter Yoga workshops are now taking place all over the United Kingdom, including in Huddersfield. Originating from India, this unique concept of laughing without any reason is helping to bring more laughter and joy into the lives of people. As laughter is a universal language that knows no barriers, it brings people together and creates a sharing and caring community. Examiner journalist Chloe Glover jo...
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  • Noida Seniors Lead Laughter Campaign

    Saturday, 9 April 2016 13:02:37
    Noida Seniors Lead Laughter Campaign
    A group of 16 elderly members of Noida Laughter Club recently enlivened the Happy Streets campaign held in Noida. The senior citizens performed exercise routines and laughed out loud during the entire program, explaining to onlookers how laughing has brought many positive changes in their lives. The campaign was a good initiative to share happiness among people. Every day, all he seniors meet at 7 am in their reside...
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  • Laughter Yoga Changes People For The Better

    Saturday, 2 April 2016 22:15:14
    Laughter Yoga Changes People For The Better
    It is now an established fact that Laughter Yoga reduces one’s negative response to stress and conflict-triggers and promotes feelings of happiness and wellbeing. It helps cope with challenges and conflict better because it gives us a better perspective. In fact, if we laugh about the several stressors we confront in daily life, they actually diminish. Laughter allows us to re-program automatic responses and cha...
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  • Japanese Mini- Basketball Team Incorporate Laughter Yoga
    Nobuko Akutsu, laughter leader, Japan: Here is a story of how a local mini-basketball team improved their teamwork and play by incorporating Laughter Yoga into their practice. I was asked to do a laughter session for the team by a team-member’s mother who had attended my laughter sessions earlier. She felt that the coach was always putting the kids down even though they were trying very hard. She asked me to ...
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  • Launching Laughter Yoga University App

    Saturday, 27 February 2016 13:01:07
    Launching Laughter Yoga University App
    Laughter Yoga University has just launched its App on both android and i-phone application, which can be viewed on smart phones, i-pads and tabs. This App will keep you informed about Laughter Yoga activities around the world in text and videos. We will update the latest news, Laughter Clubs, training programs etc. You can also learn Laughter Yoga exercises by watching videos. This App is absolutely free. Download...
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  • Laughter Yoga Online Learning Center

    Saturday, 27 February 2016 12:58:32
    Laughter Yoga Online Learning Center
    Laughter Yoga Online Learning Center provides a learning opportunity about Laughter Yoga methods, history, concept, philosophy, steps, benefits and different applications. The best way to learn Laughter Yoga techniques is by watching videos. It is a great library for those who want to acquire a knowledge base and wish to become Laughter Yoga professionals in future. Unique Features Of Online Learning Center: &bull...
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  • Laugh Using Puppetry & Ventriloquism

    Thursday, 25 February 2016 17:13:38
    Laugh Using Puppetry & Ventriloquism
    Here is an inspirational and novel idea of using puppetry and ventriloquism to help people heal their inner wounds. Paolo Trinidad, promoter of Pinoy Laughter Yoga (PLY) in Philippines, recently used this new skill as part of his tools for helping a group of homeless children at the Lingap Karunungan Center in Mandaluyong City. He acted as a “Jesus” puppet doll and let the children know that they are not a...
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  • Laughter Yoga For Good Brain Health

    Tuesday, 23 February 2016 17:12:14
    Laughter Yoga For Good Brain Health
    According to recent statistics mental wellbeing in Canada is at an all-time low. It shows that one in five Canadians are affected or have family members who are affected by brain health and mental wellness issues. Under the existing circumstances, Laughter Yoga is an ideal method to help people sort their stresses and maintain a healthy body-mind balance. A program on mental wellness hosted by the Trail and District...
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  • UAE Appoints Minister Of State For Happiness!

    Saturday, 13 February 2016 16:12:48
    UAE Appoints Minister Of State For Happiness!
    In order to secure national happiness, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the prime minister, and ruler of Dubai and the vice president of the UAE recently appointed Ohood Al Roumi as the first ever minister of state for happiness. She will lead the United Arab Emirates' attempt to promote happiness among its citizens. The creation of this new ministerial post would align and drive government policy to create so...
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  • Laughter Yoga Made Me Happy & Taught Me To Play Once Again
    Sarah Bourassa, Lifestyle Associate Social Media Editor, The Huffington Post, NYC: For a long time I had not felt carefree, without a worry in the world, until I attended a Laughter Yoga class as part of the Huffpost happiness challenge program. The practice which combines laughter exercises and yoga breathing provides several health benefits, including improving the immune system, relieving pain, reducing stress ...
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  • Seniors In Canada Crack Up With Laughter Yoga!

    Saturday, 6 February 2016 15:30:42
    Seniors In Canada Crack Up With Laughter Yoga!
    Residents of a senior care center in Charlottetown, Canada regularly take part in a weekly Laughter Yoga class, which helps them both mentally and physically. For the last couple of months, this new activity allows them to get together and laugh for no reason. Laughter instructor Anne-Marie Rolfe believes that Laughter Yoga is a beautiful mix of breathing and playful exercises that stimulate laughter. She gets parti...
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  • Learn To Laugh Off Your Troubles With Laughter Yoga

    Friday, 5 February 2016 01:29:23
    Learn To Laugh Off Your Troubles With Laughter Yoga
    A group of women recently participated in a Laughter Yoga session during a lifestyle wellness program held in Delaware County. The participants exploded with mirthful laughter as they followed their laughter leader Alexa Drubay and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. Drubay explained she seldom smiled or chuckled before she discovered Laughter Yoga in 2010. Inspired by the several health benefits of laughter, s...
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  • Laughter Yoga For US Elders

    Friday, 29 January 2016 17:25:40
    Laughter Yoga For US Elders
    Laughter is indeed the best medicine to be prescribed for seniors to keep them in good cheer. A good hearty laughter gets rid of stress, worry and depression. It touches the emotional core and alleviates feelings of loneliness and isolation. Besides being the remedy for good health, laughter generates positive thoughts and reduces the negative strains. In an initiative to promote more laughter among elders, SAGE Eld...
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  • Skype Laughter Club Canada

    Saturday, 16 January 2016 15:00:49
    Skype Laughter Club Canada
    With growing popularity of Laughter Yoga, more and more people want to get involved, but many find they do not have a Laughter Club in their area. Skype Laughter Club is proving to be an effective means for people to connect and laugh with others in a group dynamic. Skype Laughter Club Canada will also follow the same format being used by other Skype Laughter Clubs where the sessions are approximately 20 minutes and...
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  • What happens at a laughter club in the Philadelphia area?
    The best news is happy news, LAUGHTER NEWS! An excellent way to get the word out about the many benefits of Laughter Yoga. Just published in the January 2016 issue of Delaware County Magazine, which covers activities in the Philadelphia area. Alexa Drubay and Erdinc Oktay keep active and determined to spread the laughter with weekly LY club sessions and other LY projects.
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  • Laughter Yoga Can Benefit People With Dementia

    Monday, 11 January 2016 12:59:36
    Laughter Yoga Can Benefit People With Dementia
    The goal of Laughter Yoga is to bring more laughter into the lives of people and provide innumerable health benefits for a complete body-mind wellness. It is a single exercise routine that reduces all kinds of stress almost instantaneously and makes one feel positive, relaxed and happy. Several studies have demonstrated that Laughter Yoga is beneficial for people with dementia and Alzheimer’s as laughter is si...
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  • Laughter Yoga At A Library In Geneseo, NY

    Saturday, 9 January 2016 10:49:13
    Laughter Yoga At A Library In Geneseo, NY
    Geneseo, a college in the State University of New York recently introduced a new program in the aimed at getting more people to laugh at quiet places like libraries. Kathi Fluck from Geneseo wanted to do something after she realized she wasn't laughing as much as she used to. Therefore, she organized a laughter session for the first time at the library by inviting a certified Laughter Yoga leader, who taught the parti...
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  • Laughter Yoga For Women In Milan

    Friday, 8 January 2016 16:53:20
    Laughter Yoga For Women In Milan
    Laughter Yoga Teacher Bruna Ferrarese from Milan reports that the Municipality of Milano has approved their project on ‘Female Laughter’, which intends to sustain the knowledge, the promotion and the development of the Laughter Yoga by bringing it for free into the women associations of Milan by organising dynamic conferences. The project has been created and will be organized and managed by a group of L...
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  • Laughter Yoga With Volley Ball Team In Italy

    Friday, 1 January 2016 16:52:39
    Laughter Yoga With Volley Ball Team In Italy
    Elena Mantesso, Laughter Yoga leader, Italy: While Laughter Yoga is an important part of everyday life, Volleyball is for me a great passion. As I love to give every passion my best, I decided to use Laughter Yoga to help my friend’s volleyball team to improve their performance and excel in their game. The leader training and constant updates by my teacher Letizia Espanoli enabled me to suggest new laughter ...
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  • FRANCE. New happiness week with Laughter yoga

    Friday, 4 December 2015 16:49:20
    FRANCE. New happiness week with Laughter yoga
    Access to innovative techniques in terms of optimism , enthusiasm and happiness scientifically validated 6 days to boost your practices and provide you with the latest generation of solutions for optimism , enthusiasm and happiness. Laughter yoga is included in this program . Training courses / seminars with a team of doctors, Research Fellow , International ex...
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  • Laughter Yoga – A Growing Trend For Health & Wellness

    Saturday, 28 November 2015 15:13:26
    Laughter Yoga – A Growing Trend For Health & Wellness
    Laughter Yoga has already proven to be a great stress buster which helps boost our mood, improve the immune system and alleviate pain.  Jeannette Sanger, a Laughter Yoga instructor from New York, reported how laughter helped her cope with the excruciating pain she experienced when she spilled a pot of boiling water on her thigh while cooking. She laughed her way to the hospital as it distracted her from the pain ...
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  • Latin American Laughter Yoga Conference

    Saturday, 28 November 2015 15:09:42
    Latin American Laughter Yoga Conference
    Report by Nathan Mansbach The second Latin American Laughter Yoga Conference held in October 2015, had speakers and participants from Mexico, Chile, Venezuela, Colombia, Spain, USA and Canada. The conference was fully impregnated by the 4 elements of joy that flag the Laughter Yoga International University.  Dr. Madan Kataria graced the occasion by delivering a message through Skype and Pintu Mallick, officia...
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