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  • Laughter Yoga In Tehran

    Monday, 1 September 2014 10:14:27
    Laughter Yoga In Tehran
    Laughter Yoga is fast catching on in Tehran, which today is a somber place as people face political suppression, economic hardships, and culture wars. These make life more stressful than need be. Many Iranians have found relief in Laughing Yoga class led by Mahro Sameni, one of Iran's 250 laugh instructors who said, “Today, unfortunately we forget the child within us; we need to find that and shut the rest of ...
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  • Rakesh rocks in the kitchen!   Celebrating the five-star self-made chef from LYIU!
    Rakesh is the secret ingredient behind Laughter Yoga since its inception. This man surprises us every day with a rich variety of warm culinary delights, nourishing our bodies and souls. Every dish is unique, never repeated, freshly prepared from the mysterious inner depths of the kitchen. Each bite is a taste sensation, a sensuality of flavours that acquaint themselves with your palate, allowing the Indian aroma...
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  • Regarding India's Independence Day

    Saturday, 16 August 2014 21:56:28
    Regarding India's Independence Day
    What is Independence? What does freedom mean? These were questions we asked ourselves when we finished our early morning practice with Dr. Kataria, Madhuri and the team of volunteers of Laughter Yoga International University. The first thing that came to my mind was: freedom is the flow from my inner self out.   Can there be something that best describes this feeling than a Hearty Laughter? I can see clearly ...
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  • Laughter Yoga : A Great Big Family

    Saturday, 16 August 2014 21:21:44
    Laughter Yoga : A Great Big Family
    August 10 2014 Because at the LY University we are like family, we get to share personal events and one special event occurred when I was at the LY University: Sister’s Day on August 10th.  It is called Raksha Bandhan and is a Hindu festival that celebrates the love and duty between brothers and sisters. The sister performs a Rakhi ceremony, then prays to express her love and her wish for the well...
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  • My first experience in India: Laughter Yoga University!
    August 9 2014 Bengaluru : And what a wonderful way to discover a country! Already during the flight I was living the fun & creation awaiting me: people were incredibly friendly, always so very helpful, bringing you to the proper airport shuttle when you change flights, almost holding your hand to make sure you are OK……. You feel like royalty! How does it get any better than this? I am greeted by...
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  • Babel's Laughter Tower

    Saturday, 16 August 2014 18:54:18
    Babel's Laughter Tower
    Can you imagine working in a place surrounded by friends where you eat delicious food, you are treated as royalty, and all you have to do in the day is laugh, play, sing and dance? I came to find this in Bangalore, India. I have been a little more than a week at the Laughter Yoga International University and it has been one of the best experiences of my life. I start laughing the moment I open my eyes in the morning a...
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  • Laughter Yoga University spends Indian Independence Day in a local School in Bengaluru!!!!!!Waouhhh!!!
    August 15, 2014 Bengaluru India What an incredible experience!!!!! It was soooooo emotional and exciting seeing all the children acting out the history of their country, each age group involved in different areas, dancing, singing, marching to the sound of the school band, taking this celebration very seriously…. so uplifting to see the amazing colourful costumes & dances and the smiles in the faces of th...
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  • Go on a Laughter Trail – It’s an Instant Vacation
    Laugh to Live owner Jeannine M. Luby from Lackwanna County, Pennsylvania has organized a free event “Laugh Along the Lackawanna at Laurel Street” on Aug. 20 at 6:30 p.m. in partnership with the Lackawanna Heritage Valley (LHV) organization that promotes vacation trails. The participants will enjoy some fun Laughter Yoga, information about the beautiful trails and how to support the exciting projects the LH...
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  • Laughter Yoga In Church

    Monday, 11 August 2014 16:58:23
    Laughter Yoga In Church
    In a recently published report a church service conducted in Hamlethub, Ridgefield, was most unusual - particularly as the sermon was given by a yoga instructor Joe who shared the art of Laughter Yoga. During the interactive sermon, he showed many ways in which we can invoke laughter within ourselves without needing an outside influence, such as watching a comedy or giggling at a joke. The only question was just how t...
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  • New Telephone Laughter Yoga Club introduce in Mexico
    Luis Gomez Master Trainer from Mexico City has launched laughter club on the telephone. We already have telephone laughter lines in USA running very successfully if you are from Mexico please have a look on the following details and laugh your way to health and happiness: Do you want to start your day full of energy? Do you want to have a workout that is fun and joyful? Do you want to experience the benefits...
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  • Laughter Yoga – A Great Workout

    Monday, 28 July 2014 17:29:13
    Laughter Yoga – A Great Workout
    Studies have proven that Laughter Yoga is one of the most effective natural remedies for eliminating any kind of emotional turmoil. It aims to harness the benefits of laughter and exercise and to create a type of fitness that will leave you feeling and looking like your optimal self. It goes a long way in reducing all kinds of detrimental influences on our bodies. In addition to reducing stress and depression, Laughte...
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  • Online Laughter Summit: 9-15 August 2014

    Tuesday, 22 July 2014 16:13:40
    Online Laughter Summit: 9-15 August 2014
    We are very exited to share with you the latest developments, information, research & application of the leading experts in the field of Laughter as a Tool towards Health & Wellness ! Join the Laughter Experts from around the world sharing their insight & wisdom. This is part of the Laughter Summit , a free online summit available for 7 days. Each day, 2 expert interviews are available for yo...
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  • Laughter Yoga Rocks Again At European Rock Festival
    For the last 20 years the Woodstock rock music festival is organized in Poland gathering each year over 300,000 participants. It is a free of charge 4-days event organized by a charity foundation which aims at improving the quality of medical services in Poland and make medicine more humane. Several leading music bands get together for the festival which is enjoyed by all and sundry. At this summer edition from 30th...
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  • Laughter Yoga Helps Spread Cheer In Iran

    Thursday, 10 July 2014 17:56:06
    Laughter Yoga Helps Spread Cheer In Iran
    Laughter Yoga instructor Mahroo Sameni in Iran has spread the word of laughter through her several laughter sessions for people from diverse walks of life. Combining deep breathing exercises with special laughing techniques, Laughter Yoga has made a great difference in the lives of Iranian people who have witnessed many years of crisis and calamity. Sameni teaches Laughter Yoga classes in Tehran and aims to help peo...
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  • Laughing Yoga In Brighton, UK

    Wednesday, 9 July 2014 10:54:57
    Laughing Yoga In Brighton, UK
    Laughter Yoga, which combines deep breathing with laughter, is becoming a great hit among the residents of Brighton. The Brighton Laughter Club, who run these sessions, claim that the combination of deep yogic breathing and laughter helps to reconnect people to a more playful, fun-loving aspect of themselves. Emma Hiwaizi, 44, Laughter Yoga leader at the club, believes laughter is the best medicine in life and tha...
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  • Laughter Helps The Disabled To Ease Stress

    Wednesday, 18 June 2014 15:46:27
    Laughter Helps The Disabled To Ease Stress
    Master trainer Ricardo from Italy recently conducted a Laughter Yoga session at Mother Sai House – Divignano which houses people with disabilities. It was a wonderful experience and the session was a simple way to spread the power of unconditional love to people facing numerous difficulties in life. Living with a disability is a huge challenge and can be hard to deal with. It leads to severe mental trauma and ...
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  • Laughter Yoga Keeps Spirits High

    Monday, 16 June 2014 13:05:59
    Laughter Yoga Keeps Spirits High
    Laughter is not only good for the soul, but also produces substantial results for the body, as well. There are numerous reports from practitioners who have experienced a healthy change and a complete body-mind wellness. Helen Konis, an 86 year old from Ohio was to be put on oxygen as the levels were really low. She then began taking a class in Laughter Yoga offered at the South Euclid Community Center. "When I start...
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  • The Laughing Toastmasters In Bahrain

    Tuesday, 10 June 2014 17:43:46
    The Laughing Toastmasters In Bahrain
    A new club named “The Laughing Toastmasters” was recently formed in Manama, Bahrain, and is registered with Toastmasters International. Initiated by Laughter Ambassador Mr. K M Thomas, it is the first Toastmasters Club established by a group of laughter facilitators and veteran toastmasters with a motto of “Speak to Lead and Laugh for Life”. Toastmasters International is a world leader in com...
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  • Laughter As Meditation

    Monday, 9 June 2014 14:50:09
    Laughter As Meditation
    A recent study suggests that laughter can provide the same benefits as meditation by chasing disturbing thoughts and feelings. Laughter has the ability to set off brain wave patterns quite similar to those generated when people are meditating. This research was presented in San Diego by Dr. Lee Berk, a psychosomatic medicine specialist at Loma Linda University's School of Medicine. Berk told the Federation of Americ...
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  • Ohio Cancer Survivors To Celebrate Love & Laughter
    In observance of the 27th annual National Cancer Survivors Day, on Sunday, June 1, Cancer Support Community Central Ohio on the Northwest Side will hold a "Love, Laughter, Light: Celebrate Survivorship" event beginning at noon Thursday, June 5. All patients, survivors and caregivers are invited to attend at no charge and enjoy inspirational speakers, hilarious videos and much more.  The exercise event will be l...
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  • Laughter Championships In Manchester

    Wednesday, 4 June 2014 10:16:14
    Laughter Championships In Manchester
    The National Laughter Championships will be held in Manchester in June 2014. Comedians, scientists and Laughter Yoga instructors are set to attend this occasion. Dr Madan Kataria will also travel from India to run laughter workshops encouraging people to laugh freely. There will be talks on the science of laughter along with Laughter Yoga classes and a laughter party. The event held over two days in Manchester city...
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  • Boston Magazine

    Wednesday, 28 May 2014 16:40:19
    Boston Magazine
    http://www.bostonmagazine.com/health/article/2014/05/27/health-beauty-guide/2/ The article is in both the print and online editions.   Scroll down to bottom of the page of the above link for the article.  We have copied the full text of the article below. I Tried That LAUGHTER YOGA By Raquel Kaplan Created in India in 1995, laughter yoga is said to burn calories and lower blood pressure. ...
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  • Laugh & Light a Lantern for Lebanon

    Saturday, 24 May 2014 03:09:20
    Laugh & Light a Lantern for Lebanon
    Laughter Yoga Lebanon was Happily animating a one of its kind event organized by the AUB Aie students club in Beirut- Lebanon, May 22, 2014. A huge crowd of over 700 "Laugh"ly people had gathered with Liliane Akiki, the first Laughter leader in the region, at the beach of Beirut for an amazing Laughter session boosting positive vibes and happiness prior to making a wish and releasing hundreds of Lanterns to light the ...
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  • Laughter Changes Outlook In Job Search

    Thursday, 22 May 2014 13:02:59
    Laughter Changes Outlook In Job Search
    A lot of people seem to feel that although laughter can cure all kinds of medical and emotional ills, it can't replace a lost job. But according to Orapat Sivatanpisit, a certified Laughter Yoga instructor from Thailand, the value of laughter isn't in solving problems, but in putting things into a fresh perspective. It's not the job search that brings people down, it's the stress related to the search. If you can reli...
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  • Laughter Yoga For Hong Kong Company Workers

    Monday, 12 May 2014 16:10:09
    Laughter Yoga For Hong Kong Company Workers
    People in workplaces are subjected to several stress factors like dissatisfaction, feelings of inadequacy and fear of being branded as a non performer all of which have a direct link to one’s state of mind. Laughter Yoga is one such exercise that relieves physical, mental and emotional stress simultaneously and more and more corporations and companies are introducing laughter sessions as part of their daily regi...
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