Be kind and loving to yourself. If there is one person you definitely cannot live without, it is you, yourself. You are all you have. Do whatever it needs to keep yourself happy. Continue reading 30 ways to practice self-acceptance and self-love
Purpose is a beautiful thing. It gives you a reason for existence. When we are born, we don’t know why. However, nature leaves clues within our lives and personality. There are hidden clues and we need to find them. We need to figure ourselves out and then connect that understanding with the purpose of human life, which is to find happiness for everyone. Our purpose is to use who we are naturally to make a small dent in the universe. We can only do that through purpose. So, spend time in finding your purpose. It may change the entire meaning of life for you and make your days happier, meaningful and more fulfilling. Continue reading Life purpose: 15 ways to discover yours
If the employees are aligned with the company mission, then everything else that the company does to design a happy workplace would be useful and supplementary. However, if they are not aligned at the mission level, nothing that the management does to improve their happiness levels at work would work, since they don’t identify with the mission of the company which is it reason for existence. Therefore, if you want your workplace to be a happy one, hire by the company mission. Continue reading The one decision that can create a happy workplace
Become the kind of kid who is happy and who is always looking to make others happy. When you change yourself, you are in a position to change the world. When you are able to make yourself happier, you would be able to make the world a happier place in a small way. One day you would do it in a big way. Continue reading 20 ways make the world a better place (as a kid)
Yes, Bhutan is happy, in the way she wants to be happy. Bhutan doesn’t want happiness that costs destruction of life as they know it- an idealistic pursuit of life’s most important value over everything else. That is the Bhutanese view on happiness. Continue reading Is Bhutan happy, or gross national happiness failed?
Failing is tough, but it’s a part of the process in life. Especially, when we are trying new things that we have not done before, we are scared to fail. It is easier to fail as a child and the older we grow, the more conscious we get about failure because we wonder what will people think about us, and hence we don’t try new things. We need to get rid of this failure, if we are to live a fulfilling and happier life. Continue reading 10 ways to deal with failure (and turn it into fuel)
Well, this is what we have for you on the encyclopedia of happiness, so far. However, like this blog, this post is a work in progress. There are other posts on this blog beyond this encyclopedia but these are the most significant ones. Going forward, we will update this post on happiness encyclopedia with more insights on how to live a happy life, which is the purpose of this blog. Frankly, that seems to be the purpose of my life as well-to make the world an inspired and happier place. Continue reading The Happiness Encyclopedia
I urge you to write a list of the things you will do when you have 100 days to live. Even if it is not true right now, one day, it will be and you will never know when. Start living life as if you have 100 or even 50 days to live. The list of things you would do when you have only a few days left is the list of things that bring you your happiness. Continue reading What would you do if you had only 100 days to live?
How would you tell your kids to follow their dreams and happiness when you did not follow yours…is an important question to consider. Continue reading Is it possible to find happiness after 40?
Self-awareness is important for our happiness. People who are self-aware are happier than other people simply because they make the effort to understand what makes them happy and what doesn’t. They make conscious decisions in the direction of their happiness. Continue reading What is self-awareness and why is it important for your happiness?