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Laughter Helps Cope With Tragedies & Absurdities

The healing power of laughter is something that laughter coach Allison Marcotte is very familiar with. Having gone through some tough times of her own in recent years, including the heartbreaking deaths of loved ones, she is well-aware of its ability to help people cope with life’s tragedies and absurdities.“If I hadn’t had the laughter,…

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Yoga Festival In Morgan Hill, California

Yoga Festival In Morgan Hill, California

In keeping with the spirit of the International Yoga Day, people at Morgan Hill, California, turned up in large crowds to celebrate health and fitness. It was a surprise to the event’s organizers, who thought that Father’s Day would probably keep the attendance low. But Deepak Sridhar, one of the event planners was stupefied to see more than 200 people on yoga mats!

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Laughter Yoga – A Great Tool For Care Givers

Laughter Yoga – A Great Tool For Care Givers

Here is an encouraging piece of advice for care givers who find it very difficult to cope with stressful times while interacting with aging parents or other seniors having serious medical or age related problems. Rita Clancy, a regular columnist answers their queries and reaffirms that a sense of humor is a valuable coping tool during difficult times, and laughter can be a healing and life-affirming act when dealing with the joys and sorrows of care giving.

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Studying Laughter Yoga Up-close In Bangalore

Studying Laughter Yoga Up-close In Bangalore

Toronto-based photographer Meera Margaret Singh has come to explore and question the notion of how forced laughter gets ‘real’ during the process of Laughter Yoga. She will study and document the ‘laughing yogis’ of Bengaluru, which has 220 Laughter Clubs and is now known as the ‘Laughter City’.

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