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Sunday, May 04, 2014

What a wonderful idea - setting aside a special day to remember just how good it feels to laugh. The health benefits of laughter are well established and described in the following Spark article: Laugh Your Way to Health and Happiness

World Laughter Day began in 1998 as a positive manifestation for world peace. Started by Dr. Madan Kataria, founder of the worldwide Laughter Yoga movement, it is intended to build up a global consciousness of brotherhood and friendship through laughter.

Wondering what Laughter Yoga is? Here is a link:

In case you need reasons to laugh you might like knowing that

And I like this one:

My favorite reason to laugh is

Thanks, my friends, for joining me in a celebration of laughter.

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
JILL313 5/6/2014 12:16PM

    Like most of us I enjoy a good Laugh, it's usually at myself--LOL! You've written Another great fun Blog with your awesome CJ Creativeness. You are a very talented Lady to say and put Blogs together so well, I wouldn't doubt you were & really still are a web designer, graphic artist, etc. I wish I had your wonderful way of saying things. Enjoy your day and may it be filled with deep laughter and many smiles.

Hugs & Love,


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1BOSSMOMMY 5/5/2014 4:37PM

    I never hear of a special day set aside for laughter before. Great idea we can all use a little more laughter in our lives.

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STARRBRITE 5/5/2014 3:24PM

    Oh, I needed this so much. Thank you for all the hard work you put into making this blogs so great.


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PHOENIX1949 5/5/2014 12:51AM

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CATHYGETSFIT 5/4/2014 9:14PM

    emoticon Thank you for sharing! I love to laugh which is partly why I'm with my hubby. emoticon It's definitely good for you in so many ways to laugh. emoticon Thank you for letting us know about such an important day!

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CANDOK1260 5/4/2014 8:51PM

    emoticon for sharing

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DIDMIS 5/4/2014 8:47PM

    I love to emoticon and smile.
If you read my blogs about FOOD PUSHERS it might give you one last laugh for the day.
I wrote FOOD PUSHERS then because of the replies I wrote FOOD PUSERS PART 2.

Comment edited on: 5/4/2014 8:48:25 PM

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STEPBYSTEP1955 5/4/2014 5:36PM

    Thanks for sharing. I love to laugh and I agree with whomever came up with the truism that laughter is the best medicine.

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SASSY220888 5/4/2014 5:31PM

    Laughter is the healing power that gives us strength and focus. I try everyday to find something in my life to make me laugh. Working with children, it is pretty easy thing to do. Thanks for sharing about Laughter Day. It should be everyday. I love the quotes.

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SPEEDY143 5/4/2014 4:51PM

    "I love to laugh HA-HA-HA-HA
Loud and long and clear
I love to laugh hehehehehe
It's getting worse every year!!!!!"

A favorite song from when our kids were little... I believe I still have the vinyl record emoticon ahhhh memories emoticon emoticon I will be laughing all day emoticon

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DBELLE39 5/4/2014 12:48PM

    Laughter is a healing medicine for the soul. Thanks for posting this blog. emoticon

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GRNDMOM43 5/4/2014 12:27PM

    emoticon emoticon What a wonderful day to celebrate. emoticon

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REDQUEEN2262 5/4/2014 10:31AM

    I am going to do my best to celebrate! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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JAKENELL 5/4/2014 9:27AM

    Thanks for sharing the information. I sometimes think I've forgotten how to laugh and even enjoy the world around me. I work hard and struggle daily to stay positive. I've decided to make one of my goals to laugh every day!

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AMYBELLES 5/4/2014 9:22AM

    emoticon I love to laugh! emoticon And I love to hear people laugh, especially children and babies! Thanks for sharing such a wonderful fun day! emoticon

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SUNSHINEGB 5/4/2014 9:07AM

    emoticon Thank you! emoticon

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NANCYPAT1 5/4/2014 7:49AM

    What a fabulous idea - lets celebrate together

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RIDLEYRIDER 5/4/2014 7:23AM

  I LOVE to laugh!! Thanks for the reminder! emoticon

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BEFIT016 5/4/2014 6:48AM

    emoticon That just brightened up my whole day!

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LADYRH 5/4/2014 6:44AM

    What a GREAT Day to celebrate thanks for sharing.

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