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World Laughter Day takes place on the first Sunday of May of every year .
Cotswold Laughter Club are celebrating World Laughter Day – We will be laughing, chuckling, playing, relaxing and feeling truly ‘AWESOME’. There will be over 10000 other Laughter Clubs around the world also celebrating with us. So come and join us and be part of something truly amazing that feels so natural and so good for you.
If you can’t remember the last time you laughed until your sides hurt, then you need to reignite your inner child and let your laughter out – Let the guys and gals of Cotswold Laughter Club help you find your natural laughter.
All this for just £5 on the door.
World Laughter Day – History
The first celebration was on May 10, 1998, in Mumbai, India, and was arranged by Dr. Madan Kataria, founder of the worldwide Laughter Yoga movement. Positive and powerful emotions are all the ingredients required for individuals to change themselves and to change the world in a peaceful and positive way.
The day is now celebrated worldwide.
the Laughter Yoga movement in part by the facial feedback hypothesis, which postulates that facial expressions can have an effect on influencing emotions. The celebration of World Laughter Day is a positive manifestation for world peace and is intended to build up a global consciousness of brotherhood and friendship through laughter.
It is most often celebrated by gatherings of people in public places with the sole purpose of laughing. Its popularity has grown exponentially with that of the Laughter Yoga movement now counting thousands of Laughter Clubs in more than 105 countries. *wikisourced