The main challenge you face if/when you want to laugh in any public environment is your own mental conditioning of what you think you can and cannot do. It's a big list of should and should nots, and it is self-imposed. The ideas shared in this article will help.
This is an article on ancient Greetings that all say the same thing: you and I are one. In particular we discuss the living practice of In Lak'ech Ala K'in, from the Mayan tradition.
In this article you will learn about true smile vs. fake smile. It is believed that the Duchenne smile is the only form of what one could call the "genuine" smile. The "Pan American smile," on the other hand is the smile expressed to show politeness.
The following is of interest and value to trained and able Laughter Professionals. Here is are 4 business leads found in the world news this week:
Why not organize a "One Minute To Win It" party? It involves deceptively difficult - but hilarious - games with household objects that you can do at home, at work and at parties.
A good book you may want to include in your Laughter Yoga library In "A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future", Daniel Pink argues that business and everyday life will soon be [...]
Laughter Yoga is a joyful and healthy exercise regime using simulated laughter techniques and breathing exercises from the Yoga tradition. You don't need jokes, a sense of humor or comedy. It's very easy.
I like the video below because it illustrates beautifully that there is no such thing as a small contribution. We're all important. Everyone and everything counts.
This is water: a powerful speech on how the most obvious important realities are often the ones that are hardest to see and talk about.
This blog relates a story from the ancient tradition of India on how laughter is prompted both by contempt and joy, and how mocking others can get you into a lot of trouble!