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Happiness is a decision
Happiness is transpersonal divine joy and fulfillment in creating and connecting. It is the outbursting purity of the Universe. In happiness one is opening up to the fullest for life, her gifts, possibilities and challenges. This implies that happiness is not...
Mind >> Meditation
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 5
WHERE I LAY MY HEAD IS HOME A foot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, and the world before me, The long brown path before me leading Wherever I choose. Henceforth I ask not for good fortune, I myself am good fortune, Henceforth I...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
A Quick Guide to Reading Ordinary Playing Cards
Divining from regular playing cards is an old practice and I am sure many of us know at least one fortune-telling game done with this tool. Reading regular cards is called cartomancy or metasymbology. Playing cards have been called "The Devil's Picture...
Divination >> Tarot Cards
Of Master and Discipline
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Commentary Part 1 The following is a fictional account of a spiritual awakening with a factual basis. This five part series is offered to promote and encourage the practices of the World Mind Society, making the...
Mind >> World Mind
Discovery and Development of Reiki
"The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater our own sense of wellbeing becomes." The Dalai Lama The traditional story of the discovery of Reiki is as historically correct as the biblical report of the life of Jesus - it is molded and...
Body Mysteries >> Reiki
The Suit of Cups: Tarot Card Meanings
1 ACE OF CUPS Meaning: Beauty and pleasure, fullness, goodness, fertility, productiveness. Reversed: Erosion, sterility, clouded joy, false heart. 2 OF CUPS - Love Meaning: The unity of male and female in the broadest sense: can be inner harmony, can be...
Tarot Cards >> The Minor Arcana
Our rune for this month is known in reconstructed Common Germanic as *Wunjo, and is used for the sound represented by the English letter W. After the Anglo-Saxons began to write with a modified form of Roman Script (the letters being used to write this...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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3 What is Gross National Happiness? Jigmi Y. Thinley* Introduction
What is Gross National Happiness? Jigmi Y. Thinley*.
Gross National Happiness in Bhutan: A Living Example of an
Gross National Happiness is more important than Gross National Product.
Gross National Happiness
Gross National Happiness. Improving Unsustainable Western Economic Systems . Frank Dixon.
Gross National Happiness
Gross National Happiness index rose by 0.3 points during 2010.
Measures of Gross National Happiness - OECD
gross national happiness and these differences correspond with societal characteristics that can be influenced by policy makers, such as freedom and justice.

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Things that make people happy
However, the small Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan's model of Gross National Happiness (GNH) has very different approach to happiness.
Happiness: the real purpose of economic development?
Bhutan has pursued a measurement of Gross National Happiness as well as economic indicators.
Happiness Economics: Can We Have an Economy of Wellbeing?
It concludes that there is still much to resolve before a measure of gross national happiness is possible – or indeed desirable. By Carol Graham for VoxEU.
Somerville: Don't worry, be happy
In the 1970s, the king of the tiny South Asian nation of Bhutan was promoting sky-high “gross national happiness'' as his nation's goal.
Bhutan model for Assam health
The Assam ministers had gone to Bhutan to attend an international conference on the country's policy on Gross National Happiness.

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Gross national happiness - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gross National Happiness Web Site
That is the essence of the philosophy of Gross National Happiness.
Gross National Happiness - PBS
What About Gross National Happiness? - TIME
Jan 10, 2005 Measuring policy success as an increase in wellbeing.
Gross National Happiness
“We should take seriously the idea of measuring our gross national happiness, because it brings us back to our founding ideals.

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