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Here you will find literally hundreds of educational and laughter-related articles, videos, a professional database of laughter exercises with over 1,001 entries, 2 training modules (science of laughter, laughter as a solo practice) with over 20 hours of professional material, a support forum and a live monthly webinar where you can ask questions to a laughter professional, and that’s just to get you started. Enjoy!

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Latest Published Articles

Top 100 Happy Words

I am presenting the following list with no comments as I forgot where I found it. Here are the top 100 happy words within the English speaking population of whichever University campus where that research [...]

The Inner Smile Meditation

One of the most well-known of Taoist practices is the "Inner Smile", in which we smile inwardly to each of the major organs of our body, activating within us the energy of loving-kindness, and waking up the Five-Element associational network. Here is how it works.

The Ha Ha Mantra

The exercise in this video may appear insensitive or even disrespectful to some, but it most definitely isn't. Here is how it works: Recall an unpleasant event that recently happened to you. While telling the [...]

Clapping hands can change your life: Science, Testimonial, Video

Clapping hands is really good for you! According to several well established healing modalities (acupressure, acupuncture, reflexology, and various adaptations of the above), the hands and palms have numerous reflex points that, when stimulated, engage the body's healing response and prompt a gradual (sometimes near immediate) improvement in any type of ailment.

Gelos, God of Laughter and Warriors?

Was Gelos - Greek God of Laughter - also a god of warriors? The answer is not as clear cut as you may think. This article reviews humor in Ancient Greece, and how Sparta - home to its most military organized and brutal people - was one of the only two ancient Greek city-states known to have built a special temple for Gelos in which to worship him. A proposed explanation is that "It is easier to practice psychological honesty about dark aspects of human existence with the protective shield of laughter."

Business Tips 2016

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How I Feel…

This is an exercise you can use both at the beginning and the end of your laughter sessions. Ask your participant to answer the questions in pairs one with another, or if you feel one [...]

Business Tips 2015

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The Laughing Buddha

People are often confused with the statues depicting Buddha and their meanings in one way or the other, especially the ones between the statues of Shakyamuni Buddha and Laughing Buddha or Budai. Generally these are [...]

Worst Day Ever?

Perception of reality depends on your point of view. Read this poem from top to bottom - and then from bottom to top. Worst Day Ever? by Chanie Gorkin Today was the absolute worst day [...]

The Dilemma

To laugh is to risk appearing a fool. To weep is to risk appearing sentimental. To reach out for another is to risk involvement. To expose feelings is to risk rejection. To place your dreams [...]

The Fun Theory

This is an article written by master play-smith Bernie DeKoven on the fun theory and how all can achieve peak performance the fun way through mutual empowerment. (Reproduced with permission.) - - - Fun defined as [...]

What Is Laughter Yoga?

Laughter Yoga explained Laughter Yoga is a new form of exercise akin to internal jogging that promotes the use of laughter as a form of physical exercise.  It was created in India in the mid-1990s. Laughter Yoga owes [...]

About love

Love is a Being, a great Magnet, a great Energy Who out of His own substance created everything that exists. This is a fact which is not well-known, although many philosophers and disciples have hinted [...]

The Rice Experiment

Dr. Masaru Emoto has done some interesting work studying the impact human consciousness has on the molecular structure of water. His findings are relevant to this course because the human body is 50-75% water, so [...]

5814 basic variations for every laughter exercise, 175,560 possibilities if you play a bit with it, zillions if you sit down and get creative

You are not limited to just one way of doing any particular laughter exercise. There is technically an infinity of possible variations for each. Here is how it works. First, understand that in Laughter Wellness [...]

Osho, on Laughter

Laughter is spiritual health. And laughter is very unburdening. While you laugh, you can put your mind aside very easily. For a man who cannot laugh the doors of the buddha are closed. To [...]

Other Laughter Organizations

Clown Organizations Bumper “T” Caring Clowns http://bumpertcaringclowns.com Caring Clowns International http://www.caringclownsinternational.org Clowns of America International http://coai.org Clowns Without Borders http://www.clownswithoutborders.org Hospital Clown Newsletter http://www.hospitalclown.com Educational Humor Resources American Association Of Therapeutic Humor http://www.aath.org International Society [...]