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  • Launching 2 New Audio CDs

    Wednesday, 6 March 2013 13:19:57
    Launching 2 New Audio CDs
    Ho Ho Ha Ha Grounding Dance Grounding dance is a technique used in laughter clubs after a laughter session and meditation. As Laughter Yoga is a very powerful and dynamic workout, it moves the energy throughout your body and opens up the deep layers of the sub-conscious mind. This may lead to the release of all negative emotions and pent-up feelings. Although most people feel energized after a laughter session, th...
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  • A Unique opportunity to network with Laughter Lovers from America, Canada and South America. You will learn about new trends, new exercises, new ideas about Laughter Yoga Club activities, Laughter Yoga in the business world and Laughter Yoga with seniors Dates Sep 19-20-21, 2008 (Fri evening-Sat–Sun) Conference Starts at 4.30 PM on Friday evening, followed by dinner and Laughter Party. Conference ends on Sun...
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  • Greece Gets Its First Laughter Club!

    Wednesday, 6 March 2013 13:17:08
    Greece Gets Its First Laughter Club!
    Keeping stride with its rapid global spread, Laughter Yoga finally reaches Greece as it launched its 1st Laughter Club on 4th October 2008, at NAMA Gym on the island of Aegina, near Athens. The club was initiated by Eleni and Vasiliki Skrekou Certified Laughter Yoga Teachers. They brought together an enthusiastic group which covered a wide age range and all participants shared one common characteristic: they were a...
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  • Telephone Laughter Clubs Going Great Guns

    Wednesday, 6 March 2013 13:12:48
    Telephone Laughter Clubs Going Great Guns
    Telephone laughter ‘buddies’ are going great guns as practitioners feel a remarkable change in their attitude. It is a wonderful way to allay all anxieties and negative thoughts. People chatting with laughter friends all around the world experience a sense of joy and belonging. The caring and sharing network of telephone laughter clubs has led to tremendous bonding thereby helping people to get enormous be...
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  • Laughter Lowers Blood Pressure

    Wednesday, 6 March 2013 13:09:37
    Laughter Lowers Blood Pressure
    According to a new study presented at the American Society of Hypertension 2008 Annual Meeting, laughter in the context of laughter yoga can significantly lower blood pressure and reduce cortisol, or stress hormone, levels. Laughter yoga is a combination of laughter exercises, gentle yoga breathing, and stretching. The investigators of the study evaluated 200 people, both men and women, working in the information tech...
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  • Laughter Clubs – A Network Of Generosity And Care
    Dr. Nathan Mansbach, Mexico: Emiliano, son of Axa, a laughter leader who graduated from our Mexican School of Laughter Yoga, is two and a half years old. He suffers from congenital arthrogryposis, dislocation of the hip. At the age of 6 months he was intervened to correct clubfoot. Nowadays, Emiliano cannot walk and needs a wheelchair in order to be independent. This pediatric wheelchair is special due to its uniqu...
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  • Laughter Helps Cope With Tragedies & Absurdities

    Monday, 25 February 2013 15:37:46
    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, I’d probably be at the mental health ward,” Marcott...
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  • Boost Health With A Daily Dose Of Laughter

    Thursday, 14 February 2013 12:53:59
    Boost Health With A Daily Dose Of Laughter
    Here is an interesting article by wellness coach Carolanne Wright who firmly believes that in order to see change in the world; we need to be the change. She reaffirms the effectiveness of laughter as one of the important tools for body - mind wellness. One of the many ideas she advocates to spark laughter in one’s life is to join a Laughter Club and do Laughter Yoga which helps people to learn to how to laugh uncondi...
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  • Laughter Yoga with Cindy Miles - USA

    Monday, 11 February 2013 10:22:34
    Laughter Yoga with Cindy Miles - USA
    Cindy Miles, CLYT, USA: Laughter Yoga has opened so many doors for me; I have presented to groups as small as a dozen and as large as 800. I presented Laughter Yoga at an eight-state regional Aging conference (Southeast Association of Area Agencies on Aging), and at Mobile, AL to facilitate a Laughter Club session with 250 family caregivers on one day, and then the four-hour Laughter Yoga retreat, which was featured ...
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  • Laughter Yoga in Bangkok - Thailand

    Monday, 11 February 2013 10:20:42
    Laughter Yoga in Bangkok - Thailand
    Susan Dustin, Melbourne: I have been a full time, non-salaried volunteer worker for 35 years in 25 countries – The longest time being in Thailand. I have been doing Laugher Yoga for the past 4 1/2 years after the health ministry of Thailand asked me to conduct a workshop on 'Humor in the Workplace' for 300 healthcare providers. I learnt a lot from the Laughter Yoga website and Youtube and put together a program...
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  • The Worldwide Laughter Yoga Healing Circle

    Monday, 11 February 2013 10:00:48
    The Worldwide Laughter Yoga Healing Circle
    Sue Ansari, CLYT – USA: A little more than one year ago, I posted a request on Laughter Yoga ProZone, asking that special prayers be asked for my cousin who had just been diagnosed with a very rare cancer. The LY community did not disappoint and prayers for my cousin, Sara, started pouring in from all over the world. I forwarded all of them on to my cousin who was very touched and comforted by the love and kind...
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  • Laughter Yoga Introduced In Girls School In Kuwait

    Thursday, 7 February 2013 17:48:48
    This is another landmark in the spread of Laughter Yoga and its application in different areas of life, when recently Dr. Sami Al-balhan, a psychologist and a certified Laughter Yoga teacher introduced Laughter Yoga in a girl’s school in Kuwait. After being trained by Dr. Madan Kataria, founder of Laughter Yoga, Dr. Sami was determined to do something for the people of Kuwait. By starting Laughter Yoga in a gi...
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  • Laughter Yoga Helps People Cope With Hurricane Sandy

    Thursday, 7 February 2013 16:01:14
    Laughter Yoga Helps People Cope With Hurricane Sandy
    Francine Shore, CLYT, New York : Sometime back in December, 2012, I conducted a Laughter Yoga session at Hurricane Sandy Stress relief at a Community College on Long Island, New York that was housing the residents, who had lost their homes due to the hurricane. At the camp we had a small group of about 6 female residents and 1 child, who participated and Laughter Yoga once again proved to be a very effective tool f...
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  • Laughter Yoga – A Boon For People With Special Needs

    Thursday, 7 February 2013 15:46:15
    Laughter Yoga – A Boon For People With Special Needs
    Sandra Saint : My Laughter story started with a telephone conversation from an ex work colleague; “Hi San, I’ve found a course and thought you might like to do it as well. It’s called Laughter Yoga - have a look on the internet and let me know what you think.” So, that’s what I did and my ‘journey’ began. I have to admit that I was somewhat unsure, sceptical even, when I firs...
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  • Laughter Clubs – A Network Of Generosity And Care

    Thursday, 7 February 2013 15:14:09
    Laughter Clubs – A Network Of Generosity And Care
    Mexico : Dr. Nathan Mansbach, Mexico: Emiliano, son of Axa, a laughter leader who graduated from our Mexican School of Laughter Yoga, is two and a half years old. He suffers from congenital arthrogryposis, dislocation of the hip. At the age of 6 months he was intervened to correct clubfoot. Nowadays, Emiliano cannot walk and needs a wheelchair in order to be independent. This pediatric wheelchair is special due to ...
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  • Laughter Helps Cope With Tragedies

    Wednesday, 2 January 2013 15:20:53
    Laughter Helps Cope With Tragedies
    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, I’d probably be at the mental health ward,” Marc...
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